Perception of the usability and implementation of a metacognitive mnemonic to check cognitive errors in clinical setting.
Approach to Improving Safety
Setting of Care
Metacognition is an approach to enhance diagnostic thinking. This study used focus groups to assess physicians' and medical students' impressions of a metacognitive diagnostic checklist. Participants found the checklist to be applicable and usable, and the authors conclude that it should be tested in a clinical setting.