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15 July 2014

Faded Promises: The Challenge of Deadopting Low-Value Care

Publication: Annals of Internal Medicine
Volume 161, Number 2
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cover image Annals of Internal Medicine
Annals of Internal Medicine
Volume 161Number 215 July 2014
Pages: 149 - 150

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Published online: 15 July 2014
Published in issue: 15 July 2014

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Benjamin R. Roman, MD
From the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program and the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York.
David A. Asch, MD, MBA
From the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program and the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York.
Acknowledgment: The authors thank Peter Bach, Jon Baron, Jack Hershey, George Loewenstein, and Victor Fuchs for providing valuable comments about earlier versions of this manuscript.
Financial Support: In part by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program.
Corresponding Author: David A. Asch, MD, MBA, Blockley Hall 1123, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104; e-mail, [email protected].
Current Author Addresses: Dr. Roman: Blockley Hall 1303, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104.
Dr. Asch: Blockley Hall 1123, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104.
Author Contributions:Conception and design: B.R. Roman, D.A. Asch.
Analysis and interpretation of the data: B.R. Roman, D.A. Asch.
Drafting of the article: B.R. Roman, D.A. Asch.
Critical revision of the article for important intellectual content: B.R. Roman, D.A. Asch.
Final approval of the article: B.R. Roman, D.A. Asch.
Administrative, technical, or logistic support: B.R. Roman, D.A. Asch.
Collection and assembly of data: B.R. Roman, D.A. Asch.
This article was published online first at www.annals.org on 29 April 2014.

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Benjamin R. Roman, David A. Asch. Faded Promises: The Challenge of Deadopting Low-Value Care. Ann Intern Med.2014;161:149-150. [Epub 15 July 2014]. doi:10.7326/M14-0212

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