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Tight control of blood glucose in long standing type 2 diabetes

BMJ 2009; 338 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b800 (Published 06 March 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;338:b800

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Ethics of QOF

This is a wonderful and important debate. For those who might be
interested, there is a terrific lecture by Prof Barry Schwartz at the link
below. It touches on related issues and he makes the point that the search
for the perfect rule or the ideal incentive, can amount to waging a war
on wisdom.

See:

http://www.ted.com/talks/barry_schwartz_on_our_loss_of_wisdom.html

The talk is part of the well-known TED series

Competing interests:
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Competing interests: No competing interests

23 April 2009
Tracy Monk
Clin Asst. Prof UBC Dept Family Practice, Faculty Lead UBC Center for Relationship Based Care
Vancouver, BC V3J 7N3