Cognitive Bias

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Abstract Number: 731

B-LINING IT TO A FLAWED FINISH LINE: THE PERILS OF COGNITIVE BIASES IN OVERLOOKING POINT-OF-CARE ULTRASOUND

Case Presentation: A 91 year-old woman with congestive heart failure (CHF), chronic kidney disease, and morbid obesity was admitted with subacute shortness of breath. The patient’s CHF history was significant for no prior emergency department [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:34:21+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on B-LINING IT TO A FLAWED FINISH LINE: THE PERILS OF COGNITIVE BIASES IN OVERLOOKING POINT-OF-CARE ULTRASOUND

Abstract Number: 480

CURIOUS CASE OF FLUCTUATING LIVER MASS

Case Presentation: A 56-year-old male with a history of 45 pack-year smoking, peptic ulcer, and cholecystectomy 5 months ago presented with worsening epigastric pain and 70-pound weight loss over the last 3 months, associated with [...]

By | 2019-03-18T17:18:11+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters - Clinical Vignettes, Adult, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on CURIOUS CASE OF FLUCTUATING LIVER MASS

HM2017 Abstract Number: 552

AN UNUSUAL CASE OF ANEMIA

Case Presentation: A 66-year-old male with history of type 1 Von Willebrand disease, colonic polyps, and gastric ulcer from naproxen use due to osteoarthritis presented with a 3-week history of lethargy and fatigue with walking [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:21:39+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on AN UNUSUAL CASE OF ANEMIA

HM2016 Abstract Number: 33

Diagnostic Error Knowledge in Residents: A Nationwide Study in Japan

Background: It is important to understand knowledge about diagnostic error, such as cognitive bias and heuristics, for preventing a diagnostic error. However, it is unclear whether Japanese residents learn this knowledge. We aimed to assess [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Education, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on Diagnostic Error Knowledge in Residents: A Nationwide Study in Japan