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Section 1: Definitions and descriptions

(1.1) Section 1: Definitions and descriptions

(1.2) Judgements

(1.3) Decisions

(1.4) Outcome

(1.5) Reflection

(1.6) Section 1: Recap

(1.7) Section 1: Summary

 

Section 2: Overconfidence in judgements

(2.1) Section 2: Overconfidence in judgements

(2.2) The risk of overconfidence

(2.3) Clinical vignette: overconfident judgements

(2.4) Clinical vignette: overconfident judgements

(2.5) Solutions

(2.6) Reflection

(2.7) Section 2: Recap

(2.8) Section 2: Summary

 

Section 3: Intuitive (reflex) decision-making

(3.1) Section 3: Intuitive (reflex) decision-making

(3.2) Reflex decision-making

(3.3) Clinical vignette: reflex decision-making

(3.4) Clinical vignette: reflex decision-making

(3.5) Solutions

(3.6) Reflection

(3.7) Section 3: Recap

(3.8) Section 3: Summary

 

Section 4: Heuristic modes of thinking

(4.1) Section 4: Heuristic modes of thinking

(4.2) Heuristics

(4.3) Further influences on decision-making

(4.4) Clinical vignette: heuristics and further influences on decision-making

(4.5) Clinical vignette: heuristics and further influences on decision-making

(4.6) Solutions

(4.7) Reflection

(4.8) Section 4: Recap

(4.9) Section 4: Summary

 

Section 5: Escalation of commitment

(5.1) Section 5: Escalation of commitment

(5.2) Escalation of commitment

(5.3) Clinical vignette: escalation of commitment

(5.4) Solutions

(5.5) Reflection

(5.6) Section 5: Recap

(5.7) Section 5: Summary

 

Section 6: Biased groupthink

(6.1) Section 6: Biased groupthink

(6.2) Groupthink

(6.3) Clinical vignette: groupthink

(6.4) Clinical vignette: groupthink

(6.5) Solutions

(6.6) SMART decision aid

(6.7) Reflection

(6.8) Section 6: Recap

(6.9) Section 6: Summary

 

Section 7: Emotional bias

(7.1) Section 7: Emotional bias

(7.2) Emotional bias

(7.3) Types of emotional bias

(7.4) Clinical vignette: emotional bias

(7.5) Clinical vignette: emotional bias

(7.6) Solutions

(7.7) Reflection

(7.8) Section 7: Recap

(7.9) Section 7: Summary

 

Section 8: Bias in analysing outcome

(8.1) Section 8: Bias in analysing outcome

(8.2) Bias in analysing outcome

(8.3) Bias in analysing outcome

(8.4) Clinical vignette: bias in analysing outcome

(8.5) Clinical vignette: bias in analysing outcome

(8.6) Solutions

(8.7) Reflection

(8.8) Section 8: Recap

(8.9) Section 8: Summary

 

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