What is the correct role of heuristics in diagnosis

Jain, Bimal P.,M.D. BJAIN at PARTNERS.ORG
Tue Jan 16 13:53:14 UTC 2018


In this short attached paper I argue that heuristics are not a source of diagnostic errors in diagnosis. Instead they play a vital role by making us suspect a disease and making diagnosis possible.
Please review and comment on this paper.
Thanks.

Bimal

Bimal P Jain MD
Northshore Medical Center
Lynn MA 01904.


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