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Premature closure? Not so fast.

Dhaliwal G. Premature closure? Not so fast. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26(2):87-89. doi:10.1136/bmjqs-2016-005267.

April 6, 2016
Dhaliwal G. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26(2):87-89.

Analyzing clinician decision making is increasingly suggested as a strategy to reduce diagnostic errors. This commentary offers insights from an expert diagnostician about heuristics, dual process theory, premature closure, and how to recognize biases in decision-making processes.