Financial Issues in Health Care
- Decreasing Use of Health Care Services
- Decreasing Reimbursement for Care Used
- Decreasing Overhead
- Key Points
Also of Interest
Although quantitative mathematical models can guide clinical decision making, clinicians often make clinical decisions based on pattern recognition and a subconscious integration of patient data with prior experience. Such informal reasoning is often vulnerable to several types of cognitive errors. Which of the following is an example of availability error (misestimating the prior probability of disease because of recent experience)?