10. Some Second Opinions: Outliers, Hoofbeats, and Sutton's (Flawed) Law
Published Online: 15 AUG 2012
Copyright © 2012 Wiley-Blackwell.
Becoming a Consummate Clinician: What Every Student, House Officer, and Hospital Practitioner Needs to Know
How to Cite
Goldberger, A. L. and Goldberger, Z. D. (2012) Some Second Opinions: Outliers, Hoofbeats, and Sutton's (Flawed) Law, in Becoming a Consummate Clinician: What Every Student, House Officer, and Hospital Practitioner Needs to Know, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118380697.ch10
- Published Online: 15 AUG 2012
- Published Print: 10 AUG 2012
Book Series Editors:
- Scott A. Flanders and
- Sanjay Saint
Print ISBN: 9781118011430
Online ISBN: 9781118380697
- some second opinions, outliers, hoofbeats, and Sutton's (flawed) law;
- three classes of clinical outliers, clinical diagnoses even trickier;
- systematic review of patients' charts and apparent outliers;
- equine hoofers and bank larceny;
- using the single test likely to impact, than routine examinations
This chapter contains sections titled:
Outliers: Clues or Ruse?
Equine Hoofers and Bank Larceny: Time to Retire Two Outmoded Clinical “Pearls”?
Etiologies and Applications