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Becoming a consummate clinician : what every student, house officer, and hospital practitioner needs to know

Author: Ary Louis Goldberger; Zachary D Goldberger
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Blackwell, ©2012.
Series: Hospital medicine, current concepts, 3.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Consummate Clinician offers hospital-based physicians an organizing framework for coping with daily challenges both in patient care and in teaching. The book describes in a highly formatted, easily accessible way exactly how physicians and physicians-in-training can think critically and act decisively in this age of medical information overload. Special emphasis is on (1) error avoidance and reduction - a topic  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Goldberger, Ary Louis, 1949-
Becoming a consummate clinician.
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Blackwell, ©2012
(DLC) 2012023634
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ary Louis Goldberger; Zachary D Goldberger
ISBN: 9781118380710 1118380711 9781118380703 1118380703 9781118380680 1118380681 9781118380697 111838069X
OCLC Number: 795909523
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Introduction: Surviving and Thriving in Ward World --
Medical Musts and Must-Nots: Six Essentials of Ward World. How (Not) to Present a Patient History --
Reexamining the Physical Exam --
How (Not) to Order and Present Lab Tests --
Seeing is (Almost) Believing: The Importance of Reviewing Data --
'Worsts First': How to Frame a Differential Diagnosis --
Clinical Queries: Asking the 3 1/2 Key Questions --
Medical Masteries. : Error Reduction Equals Motivation Times Communication to the Power of 3 --
Evidence-Based Medicine: What and Where is the Evidence? --
Caution! Dangerous Biomedical Semantics at Work --
Some Second Opinions: Outliers, Hoofbeats, and Sutton's (Flawed) Law --
A Sixfold Path: From Data to Knowledge to Understanding --
What is Disease? What is Health?
Series Title: Hospital medicine, current concepts, 3.
Responsibility: Ary L. Goldberger, Zachary D. Goldberger.

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With hospital medicine growing rapidly in both scale and complexity, the learning curve for students is steeper, while experienced physicians are often called upon to act as mentors and caregivers in  Read more...
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The encouragement of all readers to rethink everything we assume to be true and to seek a deeper understanding of what we know is priceless ... The quotes included throughout the book were both Read more...

 
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