Twelve GP supervisors and 12 trainees were recently interviewed about diagnostic reasoning.Â The focus was onÂ how do trainees learn diagnostic reasoning on the workplace and on the role of feedback in the learningÂ process. WeÂ also asked how supervisors and trainees deal with gut feelings in diagnostic reasoning. Currently we are doing a content analysis of the text… read more
A group of Dutch and Flemish specialists has recently started research into the role of gut feelings in the diagnostic reasoning process of physicians working in the different specialistic domains in the hospital. These specialistsÂ will collaborate with the Maastricht-Antwerp research group on gut feelings in general practice. The first step has already been done by… read more
In this e-letter we discussed the article ‘Clinical intuition in family medicine: more than first impressions’ (Woolley A, Kostopoulou O,Â Ann Fam Med 2013;60-66). SeeÂ http://www.annfammed.org/content/11/1/60.full/reply#annalsfm_el_25577
Three video clips with an Dutch language explanation about the diagnostic role of gut feelings in diagnostic reasoning of general practitioners (see http://www.gutfeelings.eu/video/).
The FrenchÂ CollĂ¨ge National des GĂ©nĂ©ralsites Enseignants (CNGE) with GPs involved in academic educational or research programmes, is putting up an annual prize for the best thesis, the Prix National de ThĂ¨se du CNGE. This year Magali Coppens, a young GP, won this price with her thesis entiteldÂ Le 6Ă¨me sens en mĂ©decine gĂ©nĂ©rale:Â Validation dâ€™un consensus nĂ©erlandais…. read more