TITLE

Jefferson Scale of Patient's Perceptions of Physician Empathy: Preliminary Psychometric Data

AUTHOR(S)
Kane, Gregory C.; Gotto, Joanne L.; Mangione, Salvatore; West, Susan; Hojat, Mohammadreza
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Croatian Medical Journal;2007, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
24235890

 

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