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Armstrong D. ProPublica. August 23, 2019.
Implicit biases can affect communication, diagnosis, and treatment decisions. This news article reports the experience of a neurologist and the biases that negatively influenced her health care, such as lack of respect for women presenting with functional symptoms and premature closure.
Preventing Overdiagnosis. December 5–7, 2019; University of Sydney, Camperdown Campus, Sydney, Australia.
Diagnostic overshadowing in dentistry.
Clough S, Handley P. Br Dent J. 2019;227:311-315.
Influence of doctor–patient conversations on behaviours of patients presenting to primary care with new or persistent symptoms: a video observation study.
Amelung D, Whitaker KL, Lennard D, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2019 Jul 20; [Epub ahead of print].
Pediatric clinician perspectives on communicating diagnostic uncertainty.
Meyer AND, Giardina TD, Khanna A, et al. Int J Qual Health Care. 2019 Jul 19; [Epub ahead of print].
In-hospital mortality associated with the misdiagnosis or unidentified site of infection at admission.
Abe T, Tokuda Y, Shiraishi A, et al; JAAM SPICE Study Group. Crit Care. 2019;23:202.
The dangers of ignoring the Beers criteria—the prescribing cascade.
DeRhodes KH. JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179:863-864.
Is the future of medical diagnosis in computer algorithms?
Gruber K. Lancet Digit Health. 2019;1:e15-e16.
Accuracy of a popular online symptom checker for ophthalmic diagnoses.
Shen C, Nguyen M, Gregor A, Isaza G, Beattie A. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137:690-692.
Type 1 diabetes defined by severe insulin deficiency occurs after 30 years of age and is commonly treated as type 2 diabetes.
Thomas NJ, Lynam AL, Hill AV, et al. Diabetologia. 2019;62:1167-1172.
Missed opportunities for diagnosing brain tumours in primary care: a qualitative study of patient experiences.
Walter FM, Penfold C, Joannides A, et al. Br J Gen Pract. 2019;69:e224-e235.
Comparative accuracy of diagnosis by collective intelligence of multiple physicians vs individual physicians.
Barnett ML, Boddupalli D, Nundy S, Bates DW. JAMA Netw Open. 2019;2:e190096.
"Does your knee make more of a click or a clack?"—teaching "Car Talk" to new docs.
Chisholm P. Health Shots. National Public Radio. February 27, 2019.
'So why didn't you think this baby was ill?' Decision-making in acute paediatrics.
Roland D, Snelson E. Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed. 2019;104:43-48.
Missed diagnosis of new-onset systolic heart failure at first presentation in children with no known heart disease.
Puri K, Singh H, Denfield SW, et al. J Pediatr. 2019;208:258-264.e3.
Perception of the usability and implementation of a metacognitive mnemonic to check cognitive errors in clinical setting.
Chew KS, van Merrienboer JJG, Durning SJ. BMC Med Educ. 2019;19:18.
Drs Bramhall and Bawa-Garba and the rightful domain of the criminal law.
Ost S. J Med Ethics. 2019;45:151-155.
Learning from tragedy: the Julia Berg story.
Graber ML, Berg D, Jerde W, Kibort P, Olson APJ, Parkash V. Diagnosis (Berl). 2018;5:257-266.
Guided reflection interventions show no effect on diagnostic accuracy in medical students.
Lambe KA, Hevey D, Kelly BD. Front Psychol. 2018;9:2297.
Evaluation of wound photography for remote postoperative assessment of surgical site infections.
Kummerow Broman K, Gaskill CE, Faqih A, et al. JAMA Surg. 2019;154:117-124.
Australian National Health and Medical Research Council.
Factors underlying suboptimal diagnostic performance in physicians under time pressure.
ALQahtani DA, Rotgans JI, Mamede S, Mahzari MM, Al-Ghamdi GA, Schmidt HG. Med Educ. 2018;52:1288-1298.
Center of Excellence for Improving Diagnosis.
Patient Safety Authority.
A method to identify pediatric high-risk diagnoses missed in the emergency department.
Sundberg M, Perron CO, Kimia A, et al. Diagnosis (Berl). 2018;5:63-69.
The best medical care in the world.
Reilly BM. N Engl J Med. 2018;378:1741-1743.
Matt's story: learning from heartbreak.
Miller K, Dastoli A. Int J Qual Health Care. 2018;30:654-657.
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