Combatting Lyme disease myths and the “chronic Lyme industry”

TitleCombatting Lyme disease myths and the “chronic Lyme industry”
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2019
AuthorsGlauser W
JournalCMAJ
Volume191
Issue40
PaginationE111-E1112
Date Published09/2019
Abstract

Medical organizations are developing tools to help Canadian doctors talk to patients about Lyme disease at a time when many frontline physicians report feeling ill-prepared to counter misinformation about the condition and pressured to send patients for Lyme testing and prescribe antibiotics when they aren’t warranted.

URLhttps://www.cmaj.ca/content/191/40/E1111.long