Journal Article
Study

Clinical dental faculty members' perceptions of diagnostic errors and how to avoid them.

Nikdel C, Nikdel K, Ibarra-Noriega A, et al. Journal of dental education. 2018;82:340-348.

This interview study examined 10 dental faculty members' perceptions of diagnostic error. Varying definitions of diagnostic errors and a range of prevention strategies emerged, including taking more time for diagnosis and enhancing communication among dental providers.