U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Patient's Toolkit for Diagnosis.
SIDM Patient Engagement Committee, Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine. March 2014.
has been promoted as a strategy to enhance safety in health care. This toolkit helps patients organize information about their medical history, current concerns, symptoms, and
to prepare them for medical appointments.
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