Decision-making studies in patient management: twenty years later.

  • Jason R. Beck
  • Published 1991 in
    Medical decision making : an international…
This article surveys the contribution of decision analysis to diagnosis and treatment in medicine, beginning with a review of Dr. Lee B. Lusted's 1971 paper, "Decision-making studies in patient management." From this beginning methods of decision analysis were developed that were particularly appropriate to medical problems. The author reviews the effects… CONTINUE READING