Great expectations: our naïve optimism about medical careThe Conversation
Date of this Version12-23-2014
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Abstract“It might do me some good and it won’t hurt to give it a go.” How often have you heard a phrase like this? Most people have naïve optimism about medical care. That’s the finding of a systematic review of all available research on common medical treatments we published today in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine.
Citation InformationTammy Hoffmann and Chris del Mar. "Great expectations: our naïve optimism about medical care" The Conversation (2014)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/tammy_hoffmann/82/