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HVHC Curriculum Bibliography

Pediatric specific:

1. "Choosing Wisely" pediatric lists. 3 pediatric lists--Available at:
--Inpatient pediatrics:
--General pediatrics:
--Perinatal medicine:
--Pediatric rheumatology:
--Pediatric ophthalmology:

2. Coon ER, Quinonez RA et al, "Overdiagnosis: how our compulsion for diagnosis may be harming children," Pediatrics. 2015;134(5):1013-1022.

3. Fairbrother G, Guttmann A, et al. "Higher cost, but poorer outcomes: the US health disadvantage and implications for pediatrics," Pediatrics 2015: 135 (6): 961-964.

4. Fieldston E, Marar M, Jonas J, "Bending the curve," Hospital Pediatrics, 2014; 4; 261-263.

5. Jonas JA, Ronan JC, Petrie I, Fieldston ES.
Description and Evaluation of an Educational Intervention on Health Care Costs and Value. Hosp Peds 2016; 6(2):72-6.

6. Ralston SL, Schroeder AS. Doing more vs doing good: Aligning our ethical principles from the personal to the societal. JAMA Peds. 2015: 169(12):1085-1086.
7. Schroeder AR, Harris SJ, Newman TB. "Safely doing less: a missing component of the patient safety dialogue." Pediatrics 2011;128(6):e1596-97.

1. Berwick D, Hackbarth, AD. Eliminating waste in US healthcare. JAMA.2012;307(14):1513-1516.

2. Bradley EH, Taylor LA (2013). The American health care paradox: Why spending more is getting us less. New York, NY, Public Affairs.

3. Brownlee S. (2010) Overtreated: Why too much medicine is making us sicker and poorer. New York, NY, Bloomsburg,

4. Caverly TJ, Combs BP et al, "Too much medicine happens too often," JAMA Internal Med. 2014;174(1):8.

5. Coooke M. Cost Consciousness in Patient Care — What Is Medical Education's Responsibility? NEJM. 2010; 362:1253-1255

6. Detsky AS and Verma, AA. "A new model for medical education," JAMA. 2012; 308, 1329-1330.

7. Emanuel EJ, Fuchs VR, "The perfect storm of overutilization," JAMA 2008: 299(23): 2789-91.

8. Grady D, Redberg RF, "Less is more," Arch Intern Med. 2010;170(9):749-750.

9. Ioannidis JPA. Contradicted and Initially Stronger Effects in Highly Cited Clinical Research. JAMA 2005;294(2):218-228.
10. Ioannidis JPA. Why most published research findings are false. PLoS Med 2(8): e124.

11. Moriates C,,, Dohan D, Spetz J, Sawaya GF. Defining competencies for education in health care value: recommendations from the University of California, San Francisco Center for Healthcare Value Training Initiative. Acad Med. 2015;90(4):421-4.

12. Moriates C, Shah NT, Arora VM, "First, do no (financial) harm," JAMA 2013: 310 (6): 577-578.

13. Moser EM, Huang GC, Packer CD, Glod S, Smith CD, Alguire PC, Fazio SB. SOAP-V: Introducing a method to empower medical students to be change agents in bending the cost curve. J Hosp Med. 2015 Sept doi: 10.1002/jhm.2489.

14. Owens DK, Qaseem A, et al. "High-value, cost conscious health care: concepts for clinicians to evaluate the benefits, harms, and costs of medical interventions," Ann Intern Med. 2011; 154: 174-180.

15. Porter ME, " Perspective: what is value in health care?" NEJM. 2010;363: 2477-2481.

16. Rosenbaum L, Lamas D. Cents and Sensitivity — Teaching Physicians to Think about Costs. NEJM. 2012; 367:99-101.

17. Shah N, Levy AE, Moriates C, Arora VM. Wisdom of the crowd: Bright ideas and innovations from the teaching value and choosing wisely campaign. Acad Med 2015:90(5):624-8.

18. Tartaglia KM, Kman N, Ledford C. Medical Student Perceptions of Cost-Conscious Care in an Internal Medicine Clerkship: A Thematic Analysis. J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Oct;30(10):1491-6.
15. Vidyarthi AR et al, "Changing resident test ordering behavior," Amer J Med Quality. 2014;

19. Young PL, Olsen L, McGinnis JM, Value in Health Care. Institute of Medicine.

20. Gupta R, Arora VM. Merging the Health sy3tem and education silos to better educate future physicians. JAMA. 2015;314(22);2349-50.

21. Korenstein D. Charting the route to high-value care: the role of medical education. JAMA. 2015;314(22):2359-61. (review refs).

22. Stammen LA, et al. Training physicians to provide high-value, cost-conscious care: a systematic review. JAMA. 2015;314(22):2384-00.

23. Vidyarthi AR et al, "Changing resident test ordering behavior," Amer J Med Quality. 2014;

24. Welch HG, Schwartz L, Woloshin S (2011). Overdiagnosed: Making people sick in the pursuit of health.. Boston, MA, Beacon Press.

25. Zhang Zara. "Cowboy doctors and health costs," Harvard Magazine. Sept-Oct, 2015.