Journal Article

Using simulation to identify sources of medical diagnostic error in child physical abuse.

Anderst J, Nielsen-Parker M, Moffatt M, et al. Child abuse & neglect. 2016;52:62-9.

This study described the use of simulation cases to evaluate diagnostic errors of potential child abuse. Overall, 39% of participants made an incorrect diagnosis, with the majority overdiagnosing abuse in patients who were injured in a traumatic accident.