Clinical Reasoning

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Thinking about Thinking: Coaching Strategies to Promote Clinical Reasoning

A collection of practical educational techniques for teaching clinical reasoning skills that can be used at the bedside and in the classroom; 28 page guide from the Council on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics (COMSEP)

1.5 AMA PRA Category 1™ Credit Evaluation


Educational Strategies to Promote Clinical Diagnostic Reasoning

A quick take resource for clinical reasoning from the New England Journal of Medicine

1.0 AMA PRA Category 1™ Credit Evaluation

Improving Diagnostic Reasoning

A 9 minute narrated slide presentation by Gurpreet Dhaliwal, MD detailing a straightforward method for individual clinicians to improve their diagnostic performance based on educational and expertise principles. Must sign in or register with hosting website. It is free.

.25 AMA PRA Category 1™ Credit Evaluation

Teaching Clinical Reasoning

By Dr. Robert Trowbridge, MD

A 45min video from Maine Medical Center (MMC) and the Tufts Univeristy School of Medicine (TUSM) with the following learning objectives:

  • Describe the current model of how clinical reasoning works.
  • Employ techniques for developing expertise in role-modeling for your learners.
  • Apply practical strategies for teaching clinical reasoning.

1.0 AMA PRA Category 1™ Credit Evaluation

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Cognitive Errors Curriculum

From Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Includes facilitator instruction, 2 lectures and activities. 9 Documents in total; 4 hours of course work.

4.0 AMA PRA Category 1™ Credit Evaluation