Home Authors Posts by Peter Bonis

Peter Bonis

Peter Bonis
Peter A. L. Bonis, M.D., is the chief medical officer for Clinical Effectiveness at Wolters Kluwer Health as well Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Bonis trained in gastroenterology and health services research, and before joining UpToDate in 1998, he was a full-time faculty member at Yale University School of Medicine.
Distraught female doctor holding X-ray 1430 x 1015

Diagnostic Error: A Missed Opportunity to Improve Patient Safety?

Addressing diagnostic errors is not simple and will require a holistic approach that healthcare systems are only starting to tackle. In the near term, today's Consumer Decision Support (CDS )capabilities already demonstrate the potential to substantially reduce diagnostic errors and improve patient outcomes.