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Executive Health Management

Support for Enhanced Physician-Patient Communication Training

2016 07 Mar

A study presented the 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), links patient-perceived physician empathy with improved outcomes and medical care satisfaction. The study has lent support to better doctor-patient empathy training.In the study, 112 new patients (mean age 51) at the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of... Read more