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  • Doctors Talking with Patients/Patients Talking with Doctors: Improving Communication in Medical Visitsby Debra Roter; Judith Hall

    ABC-CLIO 2006; US$ 29.95

    The verbal and nonverbal exchanges that take place between doctor and patient affect both participants, and can result in a range of positive or negative psychological reactions-including comfort, alarm, irritation, or resolve. This updated edition of a widely popular book sets out specific principles and recommendations for improving doctor-patient... more...

  • Making the Patient Your Partner: Communication Skills for Doctors and Other Caregiversby W. Edwards

    ABC-CLIO 1997; US$ 35.00

    Health professionals need to learn the communication skills that will create collaborative and mutually satisfying relationships with patients. The failure of doctors to relate effectively to patients results in noncompliance, malpractice suits, longer stays in hospitals and other negative outcomes. Interpersonal skills can be easily learned by studying... more...

  • Body Movement and Speech in Medical Interactionby Christian Heath; Katherine Nicholls

    Cambridge University Press 1986; US$ 48.00

    Based on a collection of video recordings, this book offers a micro-analysis of the visual and vocal aspects of the interaction between doctors and patients. more...

  • De wetenschap van de huisartsby Henk van Weert

    Amsterdam University Press 2012; US$ 11.25

    Internationaal vergelijkend onderzoek laat zien dat een sterke huisartsgeneeskundige discipline zorgt voor een verhoging van de kwaliteit en doelmatigheid van de gezondheidszorg. De volgende kenmerken van de huisarts zijn hiervoor verantwoordelijk: onbeperkte toegankelijkheid, een poortwachtersrol, persoonlijke continuÔteit en persoonsgerichte oriŽntatie.... more...

  • You and Your Doctorby Tania Heller; Elaine Moore

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 29.95

    Changes in the healthcare field have threatened the once sacred relationship between patient and physician. While much has been written for physicians and other healthcare providers on the subject of the doctor-patient relationship, information tailored for patients remains lacking. This volume offers practical information to help patients make the... more...

  • See Me as a Personby Mary Koloroutis; Michael Trout

    Springer Publishing Company 2013; US$ 39.95

    The therapeutic relationship between clinicians and patients is what brings Relationship-Based Care to life. Within the world of health care, the act of therapeutic connection is not owned by any one profession. The responsibility to offer authentic and compassionate care to another human being is something we all share. In our chaotic and time constrained... more...

  • Achieving Service Excellenceby C. M. Chang

    Business Expert Press 2013; US$ 19.95

    As the service sectors play an increasingly important role in all economies worldwide, service executives and professionals are well advised to recognize two main pathways to achieving sustainable success in services. The first path requires enhancing the strategic differentiation and operational excellence of their service enterprises; the second... more...

  • The New Consultationby David Pendleton; Theo Schofield; Peter Tate

    Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 67.99

    The Consultation, published almost 20 years ago by the same authors, has been completely rewritten. The New Consultation will be an essential aid for all doctors and their educators to increase the effectiveness of their consultations and to help to make them more patient-centred. It includes theoretical background as well as practical help for both... more...

  • What Patients Don't Say If Doctors Don't Askby Manon Bolliger

    Influence Publishing Inc 2014; US$ 9.99

    This book examines the role scientific research and Big Pharma has played in remodeling medicine as we know it, empowering patients to take back control of their own health.It has been used as a teaching aid in post-secondary educational institutions across Canada. more...

  • Six Minutes for the Patientby Dr J S Norell **Nfa**; Enid Balint; J. S. Norell

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 280.00

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have since gone out of print, or are difficult to locate.... more...