Challenges of studying visual expertise

Mark Graber Mark.Graber at IMPROVEDIAGNOSIS.ORG
Mon Oct 16 15:47:17 UTC 2017


Thanks Mike – nice chapter.  There seems to be a LOT of interest at the moment around dx quality in Radiology.  Nice to see !    Hopefully this will continue to grow.
Mark

From: "Bruno, Michael" <mbruno at pennstatehealth.psu.edu>
Date: Monday, October 16, 2017 at 9:14 AM
To: Listserv ImproveDx <IMPROVEDX at LIST.IMPROVEDIAGNOSIS.ORG>, Mark Graber <Mark.Graber at Improvediagnosis.org>
Subject: RE: Challenges of studying visual expertise

Thanks, Mark!


Also I came across an excellent book chapter on the same topic that I would like to share with everyone (see attached).

Mike


Michael A. Bruno, M.S., M.D., F.A.C.R.
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Some listserv readers may be interested in this new article on the challenges of studying visual expertise by Gengenfurtner & colleagues (attached).   Radiologists (and other experts in visual diagnosis: pathologists, dermatologists) have a low but non-negligible rate of diagnostic error that arises in part from problems accurately perceiving and recognizing what they are looking at, a problem that has been challenging to study and almost impossible to address.

Several articles in our recent DIAGNOSIS special issue on Radiology<https://tinyurl.com/yammh8ez> spoke about this as well.

Mark L Graber, MD FACP
President, SIDM
Senior Fellow, RTI International
Professor Emeritus, Stony Brook University, NY

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