Innocence revisited

Innocence revisited – 14

Gillian M Shenfield



Since her days as a medical registrar, Professor Gillian Shenfield has been haunted by the following triad of cases...

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Triple jeopardy

There is evidence that events become imprinted in medium and long term memory if associated with some form of intense emotion. This may be why one remembers one’s diagnostic mistakes with greater clarity than one’s successes. For me, this is especially true of three similar patients...