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Letters to the Editor

Readers respond about medical marijuana, mindful medicine, pharmaceutical reps, and more. ... Kevin J. Garcia. Albuquerque, N.M. The recent Mindful Medicine article that presented information about leprosy [“When patients don't tell all: The diagnostic
January 2011

Are your patients health literate?

And, the latest installment of Mindful Medicine by Jerome Groopman, FACP, and Pamela Hartzband, FACP, examines how physicians can avoid a type of decision-making called “representativeness error” when faced with ... If you have a suggestion for an
July 2011

Dealing with food allergies, chronic pain

Our latest installment of Mindful Medicine, written by Jerome Groopman, FACP, and Pamela Hartzband, FACP, examines an interesting case of attribution error resulting from a positive stereotype. ... If you have a case to suggest for future Mindful
May 2011

Attribution error confounds a diagnosis after colon cancer

Following a hospital admission, the internal medicine resident reviews the patient's history for the clue to the right diagnosis. ... Hartzband co-directs the internal medicine subinternship program. Do you have a case where a medical diagnosis required
July 2010

When you look, but don't see the diagnosis

It is valuable to use both kinds of thinking, intuitive and deliberative, in medicine. ... Hartzband co-directs the internal medicine subinternship program. Do you have a case where a medical diagnosis required you to dig beyond the obvious?
January 2011

Meld intuition with deliberation to sidestep diagnostic trap

Both kinds of thinking are critical in medicine. Dr. Hartzband. Lynn Bentson, FACP, of the Albany Internal Medicine Group in Albany, Ore., submitted a case that illustrates the importance of combining ... The patient insisted vehemently that he was not
March 2009

What to do when one expects everything to fit, but it doesn't

In this era of cost containment, we are mindful of expensive repeated testing, especially imaging studies, but sometimes multiple assessments are needed in the face of a disease in evolution. ... Hartzband co-directs the internal medicine subinternship
January 2010

Letters to the Editor

Franklyn H. Carrington, MD. Agawam, Mass. Drs. Groopman and Hartzband's Mindful Medicine column in the May issue about the treatment of acute appendicitis by removal of a normal kidney was ... How has this happened when these groups together comprise the
July 2008

Thinking about our thinking as physicians

Cognitive errors have been the bane of making the right diagnosis, and the final installment of the Mindful Medicine column reviews the previous three years of traps and pitfalls that physicians ... Can thinking about your thinking help prevent these
October 2011

Beware of ‘search satisfaction,’ a common cognitive error

Hartzband co-directs the internal medicine subinternship program.
May 2008

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