Biases in radiologic reasoning

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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 (US)
Pages (from-to)561-564
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican Journal of Roentgenology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1 2009


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

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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