Diagnostic error in medicine: analysis of 583 physician-reported errors.

@article{Schiff2009DiagnosticEI,
  title={Diagnostic error in medicine: analysis of 583 physician-reported errors.},
  author={G. Schiff and Omar Hasan and Seijeoung Kim and Richard I. Abrams and K. Cosby and B. Lambert and A. Elstein and S. Hasler and M. L. Kabongo and N. Krosnjar and R. Odwazny and M. Wisniewski and R. Mcnutt},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={169 20},
  pages={
          1881-7
        }
}
BACKGROUND Missed or delayed diagnoses are a common but understudied area in patient safety research. [...] Key MethodMETHODS A 6-item written survey was administered at 20 grand rounds presentations across the United States and by mail at 2 collaborating institutions. Respondents were asked to report 3 cases of diagnostic errors and to describe their perceived causes, seriousness, and frequency. RESULTS A total of 669 cases were reported by 310 clinicians from 22 institutions.Expand
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