Evaluating Risks Vs Benefits and Informed Choice

This is one of the best news articles I have ever read about informed choice and how to assist patients to make decisions that are best for them.  

Everyone is getting older.  Everyone will likely need medical tests or treatments.  Everyone should read this article. 

Over the next 6 months, I plan to bring the risk vs benefit discussion to the Vancouver fitness scene, the outcome of which is uncertain :)

https://mobile.nytimes.com/2018/04/17/upshot/were-bad-at-evaluating-risk-how-doctors-can-help.html?em_pos=medium&emc=edit_sc_20180424&nl=science-times&nl_art=15&nlid=74162885emc%3Dedit_sc_20180424&ref=headline&te=1