Medical Overuse

"Medical Overuse" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
MeSH information
Excessive or unnecessary utilization of health services by patients or physicians.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Medical Overuse" by people in this website by year, and whether "Medical Overuse" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 494 publications over 8 distinct years, with a maximum of 137 publications in 2018
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