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Learning from errors
The pitfalls of premature closure: clinical decision-making in a case of aortic dissection
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    Diagnosing Aortic Dissection

    This case report about aortic dissection is a good reminder to always consider this condition in acute chest pain particularly in patients with hypertension or a connective tissue disorder such as Marfans, SInce using this blood test as a rule out investigation in recent years we have made the diagnosis increasingly early in our institution.. A Google search revealed 5040 hits. Doctors have been missing this diagnodis for...

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