PRESIDENTâ€™S MESSAGE. Teachable moments
- Patients want to receive more information about their... // American Family Physician;2/15/1997, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p759
Reports that a patient survey in the United States has revealed that Americans believe that they do not receive enough information about their health care, either in the hospital or from their physicians. Title of the survey; How the survey was conducted by the American Hospital Association (AHA).
- Some patient education is useless; the personal touch is better. // Modern Medicine;Aug95, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p50
Presents an abstract of the study titled `Impact of environmental patient education on preventive medicine practices,' by V.P. Mead, R.L. Rhyne, et al, published in the April 1995 issue of `Journal of Family Practice.'
- Translating the `effective patient teaching' course to a second university setting. Pichert, James W.; Roach, Robin R. // Journal of Nutrition Education;May/Jun94, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p149
Reports an evaluation of the course `Effective Patient Teaching'. Offer as an elective and as continuing education course; Practice of teaching skills; Application of skills by patients.
- Demand management: What is it? // Physician Executive;Jul1995, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p3
Reports on the development of demand management into a field devoted to research and management of patient self-care in the United States. Education of patients on seeking medical help and self-treatment.
- Patient education plays key role. Charters, Lynda // Ophthalmology Times;3/25/96, Vol. 21 Issue 12, p9
Reports on a study by Theophilus Chukwueke who conducted a retrospective analysis of the charts of contact lens patients to determine the importance of educating patients on refractive surgery options. Demographic data; Patient compliance; Insights from the study.
- Getting information across to patients. Samelson, Timothy C. // Medical Economics;2/10/1997, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p105
Discusses ten tips in patient health education. Includes listening to patients; Recognizing different learning styles; Minimizing medical terminologies; Presenting basic information.
- Bring this list to the hospital. // Men's Health;Oct90, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p11
Presents several suggestions from the Mayo Clinic Health Letter on what patients should ask to a doctor to have a better understanding of his sickness.
- Break the Rx silence barrier, NCPIE urges. // FDA Consumer;Oct90, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p5
Discusses `Break the Rx Silence Barrier: Talk About Prescriptions,' the theme of the fifth national Talk About Prescriptions Month in October, sponsored by the National Council on Patient Information and Education.
- Where do patients get information about their condition and its management? // Age & Ageing;Nov97, Vol. 26 Issue 6, pP33
Presents an abstract of the article `Where Do Patients Get Information About Their Condition And Its Management?' by S. Yule and C. Teale.
- Teach your patients well. Sandrick, Karen // Health Management Technology;Mar1998, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p16
Focuses on automated tools used by physicians in patient education. Three goals of health care; Disadvantages of face-to-face method of educating patients; Features of the Pediatric Advisor Windows-based patient education program from Clinical Reference Systems Ltd.; Online resources for...