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30 Nov 2021

Choosing Wisely Member News - November 2021

Brief updates of Choosing Wisely members, recommendations and upcoming events

15 Sept 2021

Choosing Wisely Member News - September 2021

Brief updates of Choosing Wisely members, recommendations and upcoming events

29 July 2021

Don’t take antibiotics ‘just in case’ to prevent urinary tract infections in children: new advice

Antibiotics shouldn’t be given to children as a preventative measure to try to avoid another urinary tract infection (UTI) for kids who have already had one infection, as it’s unlikely to prevent another UTI and also contributes to the growing problem of antibiotic resistance

10 June 2021

Choosing Wisely Member News - June 2021

Brief updates on new Choosing Wisely Members, new recommendations and upcoming events

20 May 2021

Changing the conversation in our health system to empower consumers to choose wisely

The importance of trust and the critical role of health professionals taking the time to listen to and learn from consumers have been central themes of the 2021 Choosing Wisely Australia National Meeting which took place on Wednesday 19 May as a fully virtual event.

Stewardship toolkit for clinical educators

The Health Resource Stewardship for Clinical educators contains educational material about the Choosing Wisely initiative for use in universities, hospitals and health professional colleges

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5 Questions

5 questions to ask your doctor or other healthcare provider to make sure you end up with the right amount of care.

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