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Mapping the drivers of overdiagnosis to potential solutions

BMJ 2017; 358 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.j3879 (Published 16 August 2017) Cite this as: BMJ 2017;358:j3879

Re: Mapping the drivers of overdiagnosis to potential solutions

References to H L's rapid response of 21 August 2017 with links that work:

1. Llewelyn H. Reducing over -diagnosis and over-treatment by improving their criteria and stratifying them. Preventing Overdiagnosis Conference, Oxford, 2014, poster 34. http://www.preventingoverdiagnosis.net/2014presentations/Board%2034_Huw%...

2. Llewelyn H, Ang AH, Lewis K, Abdullah A. The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Diagnosis, 3rd edition. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2014, pp 615 – 664. http://oxfordmedicine.com/view/10.1093/med/9780199679867.001.0001/med-97...

Competing interests: No competing interests

22 August 2017
Huw Llewelyn
Consultant Physician. Hon. Departmental Fellow in Mathematics
Aberystwyth University
Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3FL