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Why it's so easy for doctors to misdiagnose kids.

Epstein, H. The Atlantic. November 17, 2015. 

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December 2, 2015

Epstein, H. The Atlantic. November 17, 2015. 

Recent emphasis on diagnostic error has raised awareness of the problem. This magazine article discusses how the wide range of diseases to be considered by pediatricians and challenges associated with children's ability to recognize and describe their symptoms contribute to diagnostic complexity in this specialty.