Physician Knowledge & Competency
Clinical Judgment & Diagnostic Errors
Graber ML, Wachter RM, Cassel CK. Bringing diagnosis into the quality and safety equations. JAMA. 2012;308(12):1211-2.
Berner ES, Graber ML. Overconfidence as a cause of diagnostic error in medicine. Am J Med. 2008;121(5 Suppl):S2-23.
Bowen JL. Education strategies to promote clinical diagnostic reasoning. N Engl J Med. 2006;355(21):2217-25.
Graber ML, Franklin N, Gordon R. Diagnostic error in internal medicine. Arch Intern Med. 2005;165(13):1493-9.
Fisher ES. Medical care--is more always better? N Engl J Med. 2003;349(17):1665-7.
Gruppen LD, Frohna AZ. Clinical reasoning. In: Norman GR, van der Vleuten C, Newble D, editors. International handbook of research in medical education. Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers; 2002;205-30.
Bordage G. Why did I miss the diagnosis? Some cognitive explanations and educational implications. Acad Med. 1999;74(10 Suppl): S138-43.
Evidence on the Need for Physician Assessment
Eva KW, Regehr G. “I'll never play professional football” and other fallacies of self-assessment. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2008 Winter;28(1):14-9.
Davis DA, Mazmanian PE, Fordis M, Van Harrison R, Thorpe KE, Perrier L. Accuracy of physician self-assessment compared with observed measures of competence: a systematic review. JAMA. 2006;296(9):1094-102.
Audet AM, Doty MM, Shamasdin J, Schoenbaum SC. Measure, learn, and improve: physicians' involvement in quality improvement. Health Aff (Millwood). 2005;24(3):843-53.
Choudhry NK, Fletcher RH, Soumerai SB. Systematic review: the relationship between clinical experience and quality of health care. Ann Intern Med. 2005;142(4):260-73.