Choosing Wisely

The Ontario Rheumatology Association (ORA) proudly supports the Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA) on its leadership role with the Choosing Wisely Canada, a campaign to help physicians and patients engage in conversations about unnecessary tests, treatments and procedures, and to help physicians and patients make smart and effective choices to ensure high-quality care.

Attached are 3 valuable references that have been developed by the CRA in partnership with the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) that you may wish to reference and share with other health care professionals in your daily practices.

Top 5 Recommendations – Rheumatology specific 
Bone Density Tests 
Imaging Tests for Low Back Pain

For more information on the Choosing Wisely Canada or to see other lists of Five Things Physicians and Patients Should Question, visit
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