Is it time to move beyond errors in clinical reasoning and discuss accuracy?
Wood TJ. Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract. 2014;19:403-407.
Highlighting how heuristics can both increase and reduce risk of diagnostic error, this commentary applies a set of recommended criteria to examine its usefulness in guiding research and augmenting understanding about factors that affect clinical reasoning and support accurate decision making.
For second opinion, consult a computer?
Hafner K. New York Times. December 3, 2012.
From mindless to mindful practice—cognitive bias and clinical decision making.
Croskerry P. N Engl J Med. 2013;368:2445-2448.
Cognitive debiasing—part 1 and part 2.
Croskerry P, Singhal G, Mamede S. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22(supp 2):58-72.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUEView all related resources...
Diagnostic Error in Medicine.
Singh H, ed. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22(suppl 2):ii1-ii72.