A week of rain, a gust of wind: narrative ethics and the teachable moment
- Longitudinal PBL in Undergraduate Medical Education Develops Lifelong-Learning Habits and Clinical Competencies in Social Aspects. Yumiko Okubo; Susumu Matsushita; Yuichi Takakuwa; Toshimasa Yoshioka; Kosaku Nitta // Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine;Jan2016, Vol. 238 Issue 1, p65
Problem-based learning (PBL) is popular in medical education in Japan. We wished to understand the influence of PBL on the clinical competence of medical residents, using self-assessment and observer assessment. Tokyo Women's Medical University (TWMU) implemented PBL longitudinally (long-time)...
- Clinical Skills (2nd edn). de Wolff, Jacob F. // British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);May2014, Vol. 75 Issue 5, p297
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- Taking Care Of Health Care. REARDON, THOMAS R. // Vital Speeches of the Day;07/15/2000, Vol. 66 Issue 19, p585
Presents a speech by Thomas R. Reardon, president of the American Medical Association (AMA). Views on the preservation of the relationship between physicians and patients; Introduction of an AMA sponsored program called National House Call; Focus on the effectiveness and fairness of the...
- Commentary: Competencies for informed shared decision making. Greenhalgh, Trisha // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);09/18/99, Vol. 319 Issue 7212, p770
Comments on competencies for informed shared decision making which involves physicians and patients. Confusion over competences and component competencies; Analysis of the theoretical notion of professional competency.
- Getting the Most from a 20-Minute Visit. Beckman, Howard; Markakis, Kathryn; Suchman, Anthony; Frankel, Richard // American Journal of Gastroenterology;May1994, Vol. 89 Issue 5, p662
Focuses on several clinical skills needed to enhance interactions between doctors and patients. Importance of active listening; Advantage of soliciting patient's attribution about the problem; Impact of encouragement and empathy on patient satisfaction and confidence in the physician.
- Which Doctors Will Annoy Their Patients? Lewis, Sheldon // Spirituality & Health;Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p28
The article reports on the low scores of physicians who took the Medical Council of Canada's clinical skills exam, a test of patient-physician communication skills, from 1993 to 1996. The results revealed that a total of 1,116 patient complaints had been filed with regulatory agencies. Robyn...
- Physician Scores on a National Clinical Skills Examination as Predictors of Complaints to Medical Regulatory Authorities. Tamblyn, Robyn; Abrahamowicz, Michal; Dauphinee, Dale; Wenghofer, Elizabeth; Jacques, André; Klass, Daniel; Smee, Syndey; Blackmore, David; Winslade, Nancy; Girard, Nadyne; Du Berger, Roxane; Bartman, Ilona; Buckeridge, David L.; Hanley, James A. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;9/5/2007, Vol. 298 Issue 9, p993
The article reports on a study investigating the physician to patient communication skills examination's results as a predictor of medical care complaints. Medical schools have incorporated clinical skills and patient communication studies into their curricula to address patient dissatisfaction...
- Doctor group asks HMOs to respect patient relations. Kelly, Bruce // Business Insurance;07/21/97, Vol. 31 Issue 29, p88
Reports that a group of Harvard Medical School-affiliated doctors wants managed care companies to interfere less in the relationships between patients and their doctors. Comments from Dr. Susan Bennett; Information on the Ad Hoc Committee to Defend Health Care; Scheduled announcement of the...
- Partnership with children. Dixon-Woods, Mary; Wong, Bridget // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);09/18/99, Vol. 319 Issue 7212, p778
Discusses issues on the involvement of children in medical consultations. Developments in methods for assessing the competence of children; Barriers in creating partnerships with children.