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- Cognitive Errors ("Mistakes")
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Journal Article > Study
Schnapp BH, Sun JE, Kim JL, Strayer RJ, Shah KH. Diagnosis (Berl). 2018;5:135-142.
In 2015, the National Academy of Medicine called for renewed focus on reducing diagnostic error. Among patients admitted to the hospital shortly after discharge home from the emergency department, researchers found that 19% of cases involved a cognitive error, such as faulty information processing or inaccurate data verification, which may contribute to diagnostic errors.
Journal Article > Review
Zwaan L, Schiff GD, Singh H. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22(supp 2):52-57.
This review summarizes methods to examine the incidence and causes of diagnostic errors and highlights strategies to enhance research in this field.