Strategies for avoiding pitfalls in clinical decision-making

Carl Thompson, Dawn Dowding, Dorothy McCaughan

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


This article is the first in a series of four exploring how nurses make decisions. It distinguishes clinical judgement from the process of decision-making and looks at the sorts of decisions nurses make and what can go wrong.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)40-42
Number of pages3
JournalNursing Times
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - 18 May 2004


  • Decision Making
  • Humans
  • Nursing
  • Journal Article
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't


Dive into the research topics of 'Strategies for avoiding pitfalls in clinical decision-making'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this