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- ACP paper: Strategies to address patient caregivers. // Medical Ethics Advisor;Apr2010, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p40
The article focuses on the stand of the position paper published by the American College of Physicians (ACP) regarding the role of patient caregiver in physician-patient relationship. It discusses the ethical guidelines to be followed by caregivers as provided in the position paper. Also...
- Curative to Palliative Care-Transition and Communication Issues: Surgeons Perspective. Deo, S. V. Suryanarayana; Thejus, T. // Indian Journal of Palliative Care;May-Aug2013, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p120
Transition of a cancer patient from curative to palliative stage is one of the most difficult and challenging phases of cancer care both from patient and physician point of view. Most of the time the treating surgeons are expected to facilitate this transition but due to a number of reasons...
- `I'm not talking'. Platt, Frederic W. // Patient Care;1/30/1994, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p97
Presents a fictitious interview of a patient by an intern which illustrates the importance of empathy in the doctor patient relationship. Discouragement faced by doctors who are refused an interview by a patient; Frustration felt by patients over repetitive interviews.
- CARING for HEALTH. Pagán, Camille Noe // Arthritis Today;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p53
The article focuses on a study from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health which revealed that patients with common cold healed faster when treated with empathy compared to those who were not.
- Imperturbability is not incompatible with empathy. Leonard, Pauline C. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;7/21/2012, Vol. 345 Issue 7866, p33
A letter to the editor is presented that discusses the differences between empathy and imperturbability, noting that doctors who are trained to be emphatic have a positive effect on the patient experience.
- Listening to Heal: What Motivates Exemplary Physicians to Sustain Empathic Connection with Patients? Meldrum, Helen // Conference Papers -- National Communication Association;2009, p1
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- Teaching medical ethics. Jewell, M.D. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);8/11/1984, Vol. 289 Issue 6441, p364
Focuses on the incorporation of medical ethics in general practice programs in Great Britain. Similarity of medical ethics to principles identified by philosophers in antiquity; Way to rationally defend or question a moral statement; Antagonism among physicians in admitting to living by...
- Ricoeur's 'Petite Ã©thique': An Ethical Epistemological Perspective for Clinician-Bioethicists. Potvin, Marie-Josée // HEC Forum;Dec2010, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p311
The passage from a posture of clinician to that of clinician-bioethicist poses significant challenges for health professionals, most notably with regards to theoretical or epistemological views of complex ethical impasses encountered in clinical settings. Apprehending these situations from the...
- TEACHING BIOMEDICAL ETHICS AS PROFESSIONALISM IN THE UNITED STATES. Kuczewski, Mark G. // Diametros: An Online Journal of Philosophy;Dec2010, Issue 25, p30
The article presents an overview of the development of educational strategies in biomedical ethics in medical schools and residency programs in the U.S. As stated, the incorporation of biomedical ethics education into the larger professionalism movement holds promise for improving the ethical...