Reflection in Medical Diagnosis: A Literature Review

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Silvia Mamede ; Henk G. Schmidt (2017)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: Health Professions Education (issn: 2452-3011)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.hpe.2017.01.003
  • Subject: Diagnostic error | Reflection | Reflective reasoning | R5-920 | Medicine (General) | Medical diagnosis | Analytic reasoning

Purpose: Reflection in medical diagnosis has been said to prevent errors by minimizing flaws in clinical reasoning. This claim, however, has been much disputed. While some studies show reflective reasoning to improve diagnostic performance, others find it to add nothing... View more
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