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    How Doctors Think: Clinical Judgment and the Practice of Medicine.Kathryn Montgomery - 2006 - Oxford University Press.
    How Doctors Think defines the nature and importance of clinical judgment. Although physicians make use of science, this book argues that medicine is not itself a science but rather an interpretive practice that relies on clinical reasoning. A physician looks at the patient's history along with the presenting physical signs and symptoms and juxtaposes these with clinical experience and empirical studies to construct a tentative account of the illness. How Doctors Think is divided into four parts. Part one introduces the (...)
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    Plot: Framing Contingency and Choice in Bioethics. [REVIEW]Tod S. Chambers & Kathryn Montgomery - 1999 - HEC Forum 11 (1):38-45.
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    Literature, Literary Studies, and Medical Ethics: The Interdisciplinary Question.Kathryn Montgomery - 2001 - Hastings Center Report 31 (3):36-43.
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    How Not to Philosiphize with a Hammer.Kathryn Montgomery - 2004 - In David C. Thomasma & David N. Weisstub (eds.), The Variables of Moral Capacity. Kluwer Academic Publishers. pp. 121--127.
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