PL-4.3 An update on the periodic health examination
Tuesday November 28, 2017 from 14:45 to 15:15
Westmount/Outremont
Presenter

René Wittmer, Canada

Clinical instructor

Department of family medicine

Université de Montréal

Objectives

As a result of attending this session, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the basics about overdiagnosis
  • Understand the evidence that supports a rational periodic health examination
  • Better counsel patients regarding common screening tests
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Periodic health examination (summary)

Do more tests lead to better health outcomes ?


Lectures by René Wittmer

When Session Talk Title Room
Tue-28
13:40 - 15:45
Plenary - 4 An update on the periodic health examination Westmount/Outremont
Tue-28
16:00 - 17:00
Workshops - F Repeat E-11: Overdiagnosis in family practice Fontaine G
Tue-28
11:40 - 12:40
Workshops - E Overdiagnosis in family practice Fontaine G

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