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Mark Berry, Acting CEO of Phoenix Rising, presents the Board of Directors’ open letter to Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) urging them to release the PACE trial data, and hopes that other non-UK organisations will join British charities in the same request...
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"Physicians’ Diagnostic Accuracy, Confidence, and Resource Requests" (they're over-confident)

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by Dolphin, Nov 27, 2013.

  1. Dolphin

    Dolphin Senior Member

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    http://archinte.jamanetwork.com/art...fInternalMedicine:NewIssue11/25/2013#Abstract

     
  2. peggy-sue

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    In other words, they do believe they're "God".:rolleyes:
     
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  3. SOC

    SOC

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    Yeah, that fits my experience with GPs pretty well. The do a poor job, but think they're really clever. :rolleyes:
     
  4. Esther12

    Esther12 Senior Member

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    To be fair to doctors: I expect that these sorts of results would be similar for other professions self-rating their own competency.

    It's a reminder that giving people power and authority over others will often lead to problems, and therefore the importance of informed consent and ensuring all individuals are provided as much autonomy as is possible, rather than having other people 'manage' them.
     
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  5. SOC

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    Not so true with engineers. ;) We don't do our job right and bridges fall down, buildings collapse, and space shuttles blow up.... oh wait....
     
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