To the Editor We read with interest the recently published Perspective by Taran and Detsky1 that explored how diagnosing disease may be thought of in similar terms as interpreting modern art. The authors compared diagnosing with the experience of finding paintings’ meaning through the impressions that Catalan painter Joan Miró’s paintings Bleu I, Bleu II, and Bleu III transmit to the viewer. After different interpretations, they suggest the following question: What if the paintings were simply dots and lines?
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Guardiola E, Baños J. What If Miró’s Dots and Lines Are Not Simply Dots and Lines? JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179(10):1445–1446. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.4256
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