Category Archives: Diagnosis

Diagnosis and Medical Diagnosis

Diagnosis and Medical Diagnosis The word “diagnosis” is always used in medicine by physicians and other health care professionals. All patients and potential patients should be familiar with the meaning of the word “diagnosis” so that there will be a … Continue reading

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Impression vs Diagnosis

Diagnosis is the identification of a condition, disease, disorder, or problem by systematic analysis of the personal data, symptoms, signs, test results, and other pertinent information of a patient.  The end outcome of a diagnostic process is a label of the … Continue reading

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Diagnosis, Clinical Diagnosis, and Diagnostic Labels (with Focus on “Non-specific” Labels)

Diagnosis, Clinical Diagnosis, and Diagnostic Labels (with Focus on “Non-specific” Labels) Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPEd, MSc Surg July 9, 2014 When a patient consults a physician, the first thing that the latter will and should do is to … Continue reading

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