‘In this episode, we talk to Margje van de Wiel from the Department of Work and Social Psychology, at Maastricht University in The Netherlands’. Title of paper: âHow do patients in general practice voice their gut feelings and value them?â Please listen to Margje van de Wiel.
Abstract accepted for presentation (workshop Clinical Decision Making, 2021 April) Background Research indicated that patientsâ feelings of worriedness play a role in their physiciansâ clinical reasoning and judgment of clinical tribunals. Interviews with primary care workers and patients showed how these feelings are expressed. Based on these expressions we developed a questionnaire to measure gut… read more
Abstract accepted for presentation (workshop Clinical Decision Making 2021 April) Background: General practitionersâ diagnostic gut feelings (GF) proved to be valuable. But what about patientsâ GF? Dutch medical tribunals consider patientsâ worry useful for doctorsâ diagnostics. Research showed that patientsâ GF contribute to their physiciansâ clinical reasoning but how this happens is unclear. Research questions… read more
WONCA Berlin presentation by Marie Barais (2020)
A short introduction into the philosophical aspects of clinical reasoning in general practice (WONCA 2020 Berlin, Sietse Wieringa and Erik Stolper).
Background: Medical clinical decisions is based on combination of analytical and non-analytic thinking. The concept of âgut feeling questionnaireâ (GFQ) in GP was described through qualitative research of both sensations of alarm and assurance. The investigated enquirer has been validated in 5 countries. Research questions: Linguistic validation of the European GFQ translated from English into… read more
Accepted abstract EGPRN Tampere 2019 by Erik Stolper, Jan Paul Verdenius, Geert Jan Dinant, Margje van de Wiel Background Child abuse is wide spread, occurs in all cultures and communities and remains undiscovered in 90% of the cases. 80% of reported child abuse concerns emotional ill-treatment. In the Netherlands, at least 3% (118.000) of children… read more
Abstract accepted for poster presentation at the EGPRN-conference (Tampere, Finland, 2019) Bernardino Oliva-Fanlo, SebastiĂ March, Cristina Gadea, Erik Stolper, Magdalena Esteva Background: GPs use gut feelings (GF) during a patient visit to pace their decisions. A ‘sense of alarm’ (SA) means that intervention seems necessary to prevent imminent serious health problems, and a ‘sense of… read more
Abstract accepted for poster presentation at the EGPRN meeting (Tampere, Finland, 2019) Bernardino Oliva-Fanlo, SebastiĂ March, David Medina, Gaspar Tamborero, MarĂa MartĂn-RabadĂĄn, Erik Stolper, Magdalena Esteva. Background. GPs have Gut Feelings (GF) during patient visits: a sense of reassurance (SR) when the GP feels that everything about a patient fits or a sense of alarm… read more
Abstract, accepted for oral presentation at the EGPRN conference (Tampere, Finland, 2019) by Marie Barais. Background. Dyspnoea and chest pain are symptoms shared with multiple pathologies ranging from the benign to life-threatening diseases. Gut feelings such as the sense of alarm and the sense of reassurance play a substantial role in the diagnostic reasoning process… read more