Biases in radiologic reasoning

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Abstract

OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this article is to outline common biases in medical reasoning that contribute to avoidable errors in diagnostic and therapeutic decision making. CONCLUSION. By recognizing and understanding common biases in medical reasoning, we can more effectively counteract them.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)561-564
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican Journal of Roentgenology
Volume192
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 2009

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Diagnostic Errors
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Keywords

  • Bias
  • Decision making
  • Medical reasoning
  • Radiologists
  • Radiology

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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Biases in radiologic reasoning. / Gunderman, Richard.

In: American Journal of Roentgenology, Vol. 192, No. 3, 03.2009, p. 561-564.

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