Illusion of control

Xavier Prida dr.xavier.prida at GMAIL.COM
Sat Apr 2 12:23:08 UTC 2016


Publication of interest to the society- "The Science of Choosing Wisely-
Overcoming the Therapeutic Illusion".
Although framed by the context of "therapeutic illusion", this readily
translates to "diagnostic illusion"- the cognitive bias of illusion of
control. Perhaps, best embodied behaviorally by overconfidence.


http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp1516803.



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Xavier E. Prida MD FACC FSCAI
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