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Why Do Radiologists Miss Dancing Gorillas?


Offbeat  (tags: science, research, doctor, off-beat, I think cool )

Dave
- 680 days ago - bbc.co.uk
in one study, more than three-quarters of specialist tumour spotters were caught out by the greatest anomaly of their career



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Comments

Barb Knight (1685)
Saturday February 16, 2013, 9:39 pm
Very interesting! TY Dave!
 

Kerstin Strobl (373)
Saturday February 16, 2013, 10:42 pm
Interesting article, thank you Dave
 

Daniel Partlow (189)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 6:29 am
intriguing
 

Dianne Lien (77)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 11:28 am
TY Dave for sharing this with us.♦
 

Marlene Dinkins (245)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 5:48 pm
notato grazie Dave!!!! very interesting!!! Il` informazzione!!!!
 

Robert Tomlinson (65)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 6:04 pm
Very interesting! Thanks for the post.
 

Susanne R. (249)
Monday February 18, 2013, 7:45 am
These professionals were focused on looking for something very specific. I think I could forgive the radiologist whose trained eye and intense focus allowed him or her to successfully identify a tumor at the expense of missing a "gorilla"!

Very interesting article, Dave! Thanks for sharing it!
 
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