TITLE

Practice Corner: Using clinical prediction rules

AUTHOR(S)
McGinn, Thomas
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Sep/Oct2002, Vol. 137 Issue 2, pA-11
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Discusses the importance of accurately determining the pretest probability of disease. Example of a clinical prediction on a patient with a working diagnosis of pulmonary embolus; Application of clinical prediction rules on estimating pretest probability; Details on clinical prediction rule Web sites.
ACCESSION #
7519796

 

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