No Pap tests in patients under 21, or women who've had hysterectomies for non-malignant disease.
No bone scans for women under 65 or men under 70, unless they have specific risk factors.
Some of the advice for internists is the same (No. 1, 3 & 5). But they're supposed to prescribe only generic statins (simvastatin instead of Crestor) at the start of cholesterol treatment and lay off ordering a battery of lab tests to screen for trouble in otherwise healthy patients.
To help the lists get traction, the doctors who worked on them are going to seek endorsements from consumer and patient safety groups.