Diagnosis in practice is a scientific and not a Bayesian process

Jain, Bimal P.,M.D. BJAIN at PARTNERS.ORG
Wed Jun 27 12:50:46 UTC 2018


In this attached paper, I argue that diagnosis in practice is a scientific and not a Bayesian process. In addition I point out heuristics are not a source of diagnostic errors, but facilitate diagnostic accuracy in the scientific method.
Please review and comment on this paper.
Thanks.

Bimal

Bimal P Jain MD
Northshore Medical Center
Lynn MA 01904.


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