Communication in Medicine: A Guide for Students and Physicians on Interacting With Patients, Colleagues, and Everyone Else

by Kimberly Kinder

Publisher: Kimberly Kinder

Publication Date: December 01, 2015

ISBN: 9781310679773

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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Medical students and residents receive a lot of formal training in basic science and hands-on patient care. However, much of what you need to know to be an effective physician really boils down to communication skills. This book explores the nuances of the doctor-patient relationship, communication among medical professionals, and interactions with the world outside of medicine. It is most helpful to read initially during medical school, but can be referred to throughout one's career. It is written in an easy-to-read style by someone who has gone through the process, and includes real examples of things learned by trial and error. This unique book is packed with invaluable information for medical students, residents, and practicing physicians. Read this book now to save yourself headaches later!