Daniel's message for doctors

Ken Cox
Med J Aust 2003; 178 (10): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2003.tb05330.x
Published online: 19 May 2003

The work of Daniel Kahneman shows that there is much more to clinical decision-making than the weight of numbers

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