Observational Study
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World J Gastrointest Surg. Nov 27, 2014; 6(11): 229-234
Published online Nov 27, 2014. doi: 10.4240/wjgs.v6.i11.229
Figure 1
Figure 1 Number of differential diagnoses listed by each doctor grade per patient encounter. Referring physicians (GP, A and E, and IP) rarely recorded more than one differential diagnosis. Among the surgical team, three differential diagnoses were listed most frequently, with the exception of SROC. GP: General practitioner; IP: In-patient referrer; FY1: Foundation year-1; SHO: Senior house officer; SROC: Surgical registrar on-call.