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Diagnostic Errors in Medicine

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Title:  Diagnostic Errors in Medicine
Author:  Jason Goldsmith
Date:  02/22/2012
Keywords/Main Subjects: Diagnostic errors; Medical errors; Patient safety movement; No-fault errors; System errors; Cognitive errors; Medical decision making; Evidence-Based medicine
Diagnosis: None
Brief Description: This lecture discussion of the rates, causes, and methods of reducing medical errors, specifically as they relate to diagnostic errors. Medical decision making processes, such as evidence based medicine, heuristics, intuitive decision making and cognitive errors are discussed in detail.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_15743
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