A 60 year old woman presents to you in primary care with a 6 month history of feeling tired.
A. On a flip chart make a list of your differentials, organise them by body system (eg cardiac, GI etc).
B. Next to each differential write out the history question/s to ask that addresses it.
Consider specific signs and symptoms.
C. Choose your top 3 most severe/ life-threatening d/dx,
D. Choose your top 3 most likely/ common d/dx.