Logic in Medicine by Calbert I. Phillips

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Published by American College of Physicians .

Written in English

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  • Logic,
  • Medical diagnosis,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Medical,
  • Health Care Delivery,
  • Ethics

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Number of Pages219
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ISBN 100727908545
ISBN 109780727908544

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When first published twenty years ago, The Logic of Medicine presented a new way of thinking about clinical medicine as a scholarly discipline as well as a profession.

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Reasoning is not the art of asserting what one likes to assert. Unfortunately, philosophy of medicine has scarcely concerned itself with methods of reasoning in : Kazem Sadegh-Zadeh.

Abstract. In discussions about reasoning in medical research and practice, we often encounter the label “the logic of medicine”. There are those who believe that medicine has indeed a logic of its own like, for example, quantum mechanics supposedly rests upon a so-called ‘quantum logic’ in which the Distributive Laws of classical logic, listed in Table 37 on pageare not valid Author: Kazem Sadegh-Zadeh.

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Evidence-Based Practice: Logic and Critical Thinking in Medicine provides easy access to fundamental principles, quickly assimilated techniques, and proven, rigorous application that demonstrates how logic and critical thinking are applied to the medical thinking process/5(3).

--Formal logic and its applications in medicine --Diagnostic logic --Diagnostic systems as an aid to clinical decision making --Logic in medicine: an economic perspective --Fundamental ethical principles in health care.

Other Titles: British medical journal. Responsibility: edited by Calbert I. Phillips. COMP / provides the student with a thorough introduction to computational logic, covering in depth the topics of syntax, semantics, decision procedures, formal systems, and definability for both propositional and first-order logic.

The Logic and Metaphysics have been extensively reprinted, the latter, e.g., at Venice in, and Some of his shorter essays on medicine, logic, etc., take a poetical form (the poem on logic was published by Schmoelders in ).

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Cite this chapter as: Sadegh-Zadeh K. () Logic in Medicine. In: Handbook of Analytic Philosophy of Medicine. Philosophy and Medicine, vol Avicenna’s most influential works were Kitāb al-shifāʾ (Book of the Cure, or The Cure), an encyclopaedic exposition of logic, physics, mathematics, and metaphysics, and Al-Qānūn fī al-ṭibb (The Canon of Medicine), one of the most important texts in the history of medicine.

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Medical practice is practiced morality, and clinical research belongs to normative ethics. The present book elucidates and advances this thesis by: 1.

analyzing the structure of medical language, knowledge, and theories; 2. inquiring into the foundations of the clinical encounter; 3. introducing the logic and methodology of clinical decision-making; 4. suggesting comprehensive theories of. While representing different specialties of clinical medicine they, when applied in the emergency – context, must conform to the demand-supply-based operating logic.

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I remember feeling overwhelmed and often pushed my passion for medicine aside as I battled through hurdle after hurdle of the medical school application process. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm.

Contents: A call for a stronger role for fuzzy logic in medicine / S. Barro and R. Marín --Fuzzy information granulation of medical vessel extraction from 3-D MRA images / S.

Kobashi, Y. Hata and L.O. Hall --Breast cancer classification using fuzzy central moments / H.D. The quadrivium consisted of arithmetic, geometry, music, and followed the preparatory work of the trivium, consisting of grammar, logic, and turn, the quadrivium was considered the foundation for the study of philosophy (sometimes called the "liberal art par excellence") and quadrivium was the upper division of the medieval education in the liberal arts.

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