Starting Off Right: Checklists Are Essential for a Good History

Olin, Shelly J.; Tolbert, M. Katherine
September 2016
Veterinary Team Brief;Sep2016, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p13
Academic Journal
The article reflects on significance of checklists in human medicine, and suggestions for veterinary professionals regarding how to best use medical history checklists. It highlights factors that illustrate importance of medical history which include idfentifying patient's adverse event; identifying and correcting medication errors; and recognizing non-compliance that may explain a patient's illness.


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