: automatically diagram your sentences!
If you are are a visual learner like I am, you would find it difficult to grasp the relationship of disease and symptoms in your differentials. Well, I have found a very useful tool that addresses my deficit effectively. This is Diagrammr.
I have used this often when watching House, MD. I start by labeling the pathology as “x”. If the subject becomes cyanotic and passes out. I write these sentences:
X causes cyanosis
X causes LOC
Here is what results:
When the final diagnosis is revealed, I define it as X.
Mindmapping an unfolding chalkboard of symptoms, provides a fresh perspective for individual studies in diagnosis, as in watching House, MD.
Give it a try!
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