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Choosing Wisely Update - March 2018

New advice: pain management, rheumatology and rehabilitation

Imaging, benzodiazepines and spinal fusion have been questioned as appropriate interventions for low back pain and feature in three new lists of recommendations developed by our members and published by the Choosing Wisely Australia initiative this year.
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Welcome to our newest members

We are excited to welcome seven new members to Choosing Wisely Australia, bringing the total number of official members and supporters of the initiative to 57 organisations. 
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Update on our 2018 National Meeting

Don’t miss out on your place at this year’s Choosing Wisely Australia National Meeting on 30 May in Canberra. Places are limited, so be sure to grab your early bird registration before Friday 20 April.
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Choosing Wisely Australia in the media

There has been some prominent media coverage since our last newsletter that we wanted to share with our members and supporters.
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Implementation toolkit

The Choosing Wisely implementation toolkit provides guidance on planning and carrying out an effective Choosing Wisely project for your health service.

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Choosing Wisely Australia translated resources

Explore the translated versions of the 5 questions you should consider asking your doctor or other healthcare provider.

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