Through initiatives and projects, the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine (SIDM) is working to increase research on diagnosis and focus on diagnostic outcomes that matter to patients.

Peer-Reviewed Research on Diagnosis

Diagnosis is SIDM's official peer-reviewed journal, with research focused on how diagnosis can be advanced, how it is taught, and how and why it can fail, leading to diagnostic errors.

Medical Research

Conference Abstracts

Read abstracts from our annual Diagnostic Error in Medicine conference, highlighting the latest research developments in the field and new methods to reduce diagnostic error.tient presentations.

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Policy Roadmap for Research to Improve Diagnosis

Read SIDM's Roadmap, which showcases the vital need for increased research funding devoted to improving diagnosis.

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Consensus Statement

SIDM has drafted a Consensus Statement to support increased funding for research to improve diagnostic quality and safety.

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