Type your tag names separated by a space and hit enter

Clinical Reasoning

Clinical Reasoning is a topic covered in the 5-Minute Pediatric Consult.

To view the entire topic, please or purchase a subscription.

Pediatrics Central™ is an all-in-one application that puts valuable medical information, via your mobile device or the web, in the hands of clinicians treating infants, children, and adolescents. Explore these free sample topics:

Pediatrics Central

-- The first section of this topic is shown below --

Basics

Description

  • The process of acquiring and interpreting clinical data to determine the etiology of a patient’s presenting complaint
  • Involves having a framework for storing and organizing medical knowledge effectively, which is critical for avoiding diagnostic error
  • The experienced clinician uses problem representation, searches through “illness scripts” to make a diagnosis, and employs strategies to avoid cognitive biases.

-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or purchase a subscription --

Citation

Cabana, Michael D., editor. "Clinical Reasoning." 5-Minute Pediatric Consult, 8th ed., Wolters Kluwer, 2019. Pediatrics Central, peds.unboundmedicine.com/pedscentral/view/5-Minute-Pediatric-Consult/618166/all/Clinical_Reasoning.
Clinical Reasoning. In: Cabana MD, ed. 5-Minute Pediatric Consult. 8th ed. Wolters Kluwer; 2019. https://peds.unboundmedicine.com/pedscentral/view/5-Minute-Pediatric-Consult/618166/all/Clinical_Reasoning. Accessed April 18, 2019.
Clinical Reasoning. (2019). In Cabana, M. D. (Ed.), 5-Minute Pediatric Consult. Available from https://peds.unboundmedicine.com/pedscentral/view/5-Minute-Pediatric-Consult/618166/all/Clinical_Reasoning
Clinical Reasoning [Internet]. In: Cabana MD, editors. 5-Minute Pediatric Consult. Wolters Kluwer; 2019. [cited 2019 April 18]. Available from: https://peds.unboundmedicine.com/pedscentral/view/5-Minute-Pediatric-Consult/618166/all/Clinical_Reasoning.
* Article titles in AMA citation format should be in sentence-case
TY - ELEC T1 - Clinical Reasoning ID - 618166 ED - Cabana,Michael D, BT - 5-Minute Pediatric Consult UR - https://peds.unboundmedicine.com/pedscentral/view/5-Minute-Pediatric-Consult/618166/all/Clinical_Reasoning PB - Wolters Kluwer ET - 8 DB - Pediatrics Central DP - Unbound Medicine ER -