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Archive of entries posted on July 2010

Critical Thinking: What It Is and Why It Counts

Author: Peter A. Facione Publisher: Insight Assessment, 2010. Critical thinking, also called rational or logical thought, is the process of identification and evaluation of evidence that guides us in decision-making. This ability, when fully developed, helps us make more accurate diagnosis and better therapeutic decisions that optimizes our patients’ care. Various teaching strategies have been [...]