Session: Causal Reasoning and Therapeutic Decision Making

Learning Objectives:

  •          Illustrate how to use pathophysiology to determine the diagnosis
  •          Discuss test characteristics of physical exam findings
  •          Determine thresholds for diagnosis and treatment based on severity of disease

 

Cases

Causal Reasoning and Therapeutic Decision Making Case 6

Causal Reasoning and Therapeutic Decision Making Case 7


Readings

1) Learning Clinical Reasoning Chapters: Causal Reasoning and Therapeutic Decision Making

2) CT before LP Clinical Prediction Rules; NEJM, Archives of Internal Medicine

3) Educational Strategies to Promote Clinical Reasoning 
  • What are the key elements of the clinical reasoning process?
  •  In what ways does the clinical reasoning process differ between the expert and the novice? What aspects of the clinical reasoning process do expert residents tend to be good at?
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