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Nursing & Practical Nursing: Diagnosis (Dx)

Resources for the branch of medicine that focuses on the care of individuals, families, and communities so they may attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quality of life.

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Improving Diagnosis in Health Care

According to the report Improving Diagnosis in Health Care, most of us will experience a diagnostic error– meaning an inaccurate or delayed diagnoses – in our lifetime. In this video, you hear three people’s experiences with challenges in the diagnostic process. Their stories underscore how critical teamwork and communication are in all settings of care.