Talking with Patients: Keys to Good Communication

Front Cover
OUP Oxford, Feb 15, 1996 - Medical - 258 pages
0 Reviews
This book introduces the reader to the basic skills necessary for good communication between doctors (and other health professionals) and patients. The practical importance of such skills is outlined, making the doctor much more effective in all fields of medicine. This is not a book for the specialist reader, but aimed at all those who need to talk with patients.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Introduction
1
Doctors and patients roles
7
Conducting an interview
16
Copyright

22 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

About the author (1996)

Philip R. Myerscough and Michael Ford are both at the University of Edinburgh.

Bibliographic information