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Diagnostic Reasoning and Sense of Alarm at Dyspnoea and / or Chest Pain

2016-10-14 02:08:21 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Dyspnea and chest pain represent 1.5% of general practice consultations. They may be a sign of many diseases, potentially serious. The concept of Gut Feelings brings a sense of alarm and reinsurance. The sense of alarm reflects a sense of mistrust about the patient's clinical situation, in the absence of objective argument. The sense of reinsurance reflects a sense of confidence about the patient's situation, in the absence of objective argument. Gut Feelings plays a key role in the diagnostic reasoning in general practice. A questionnaire measuring the Gut Feelings was validated in French after a linguistic validation procedure.

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Dyspnea and chest pain represent 1.5% of general practice consultations. They may be a sign of many diseases, potentially serious. The concept of Gut Feelings brings a sense of alarm and reinsurance. The sense of alarm reflects a sense of mistrust about the patient's clinical situation, in the absence of objective argument. The sense of reinsurance reflects a sense of confidence about the patient's situation, in the absence of objective argument. Gut Feelings plays a key role in the diagnostic reasoning in general practice. A questionnaire measuring the Gut Feelings was validated in French after a linguistic validation procedure.

The objective of the research is to calculate the precision of the sense of alarm the general practitioner facing a consultant for chest pain or dyspnea and patient

Study Design

Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Chest Pain

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

University Hospital, Brest

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-10-14T02:08:21-0400

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