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Medical diagnosis – the promise


Graber, M. (2014). Medical diagnosis – the promise. Diagnosis, 1(1), 5-9. DOI: 10.1515/dx-2013-0005

The field of diagnosis is hardly static. Taking a step back, advances in diagnosis have been dramatic over the past few decades, and promise to accelerate going forward. Progress will be created through three main drivers: Continuing advances in the tools we use for diagnosis, adoption and use of electronic resources, and applying quality improvement strategies to reduce diagnostic error and variability.