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Communication Skills in Medicine, 2e Author: -
Title: Communication Skills in Medicine, 2e
ISBN: 0443074119
ISBN13: 978-0443074110
Other Formats: mobi doc lit txt
Pages: 212 pages
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone; 2 edition (April 19, 2004)
Language: English
Category: Other
Size PDF version: 1526 kb
Size EPUB version: 1370 kb
Subcategory: Medicine & Health Sciences




Highly Commended (Basis of Medicine category), BMA Awards 2005. A highly practical account of communication for medical students, backed up with numerous case histories. In addition to the clinical interview the book covers other aspects of communication including how to promote healthy behaviour and the need for the doctor to work as part of the health care team.New chapter which will deal with communication issues around admitting mistakes, dealing with complaints and litigation. Existing chapters reviewed and updated, bringing in some new material which will include:A brief review of recent evidence on the effectiveness of good communication and communication skills training (Chapter 1).Some more about 'patient centred consultations' (Chapter 2).Recent legislation concerning access to notes (chapter 3).Communicating with the "informed patient" and explaining risk (Chapter 4).More about working in teams (Chapter 11)).Written communication and making presentations).