MD geneticists represent 0.18% of the 700,000 physicians in the U.S.
We identified only 1 RCT of a genetic testing intervention for a common condition that measured a clinical outcome -Scheuner JAMA
gizmo idolatry refers to the general implicit conviction that a more technological approach is intrinsically better than one that is less technological… Many gizmos make so much sense, in the absence of evidence or even the presence of evidence to the contrary, that their value or utility is persuasive prima facie."Leff and Finucane, "Gizmo Idolatry"
-JAMA, April 16, 2008