Advance modern medicine with clinical case reports.

  title={Advance modern medicine with clinical case reports.},
  author={Yi-Xiang Wang},
  journal={Quantitative imaging in medicine and surgery},
  volume={4 6},
Randomized clinical trial (RCT) can fail to demonstrate the richness of individual patient characteristics. Given the unpredictable nature of medicine, a patient may present in an unusual way, have a strange new pathology, or react to a medical intervention in a manner not seen before. The publication of these novelties as case reports is a fundamental way of conveying medical knowledge. Throughout history there have been famous case studies that shaped the way we view health and disease. Case… CONTINUE READING

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