The American Society of Nephrology's Choosing Wisely® Communication Module

By Amy W. Williams, MD



© 2013 by The American Society of Nephrology and the ABIM Foundation
ABIM Foundation and Drexel University College of Medicine LOGOS
Produced at Drexel University College of Medicine


The opinions and/or views expressed in this module's text and videos do not necessarily represent the thoughts of the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) or Drexel University. The opinions and views expressed on these pages do not in any way reflect the views of the site on which they are posted, other sites affiliated with the site, the staff involved with maintaining the site or any members of the site. Information conveyed in these videos is not intended to replace consultation with a qualified physician or other health care provider.
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Amy W. Williams, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Mayo Medical School, and Associate Director of Dialysis, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension and Vice Chair, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

Pamela Duke, MD
Advisory Board:
Beth Lown, MD, John Santa, MD, Wendy Levinson, MD
Implementation in Online Module:
Christof Daetwyler, MD
Instant Polling Code:
Gregory McGee, BS
Video Director and Producer:
Christof Daetwyler, MD
Video Camera, Light and Sound:
George Zeiset, BA
Video Assoc. Director:
Dennis Novack, MD
Version History:

1.0 - 3/7/2013