Giving the patient the single positive diagnosis that offers them the best outcome

Treasure, Wilfrid
September 2012
British Journal of General Practice;Sep2012, Vol. 62 Issue 602, p485
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the importance of diagnosis, which may refer to the management, prognosis or risk of an individual to a disease. The author says how a healthcare practitioner choose, present and act on a diagnosis can make a patient more ill or better. To reduce uncertain of a diagnosis, prognosis and management, it is recommended to trust patient-centered consulting, examination skills and evidence-based medicine.


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