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Researchers Evaluate Teaching Program For Breaking Bad News To Patients

Researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center and the University of South Florida College of Medicine evaluated the experience of medical students who participated in videotaped sessions where they practiced conveying difficult news to "standardized patients" (SPs). The SPs role-played patients with a variety of cancers and who were receiving bad medical news.
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Health : Newswise Medical News (2 years ago)

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Giving Patients Bad News - Training Evaluated

Health : Medical News Today (3 years ago)

A recent issue of the Journal of Cancer Education reports on the experience of medical students who participated in videotaped sessions to practice conveying difficult news to "standardized patients" (SPs) by role-playing patients w... Read Post

Researchers evaluate teaching program for breaking bad news to patients

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TAMPA, Fla. (Feb. 22, 2012) – Researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Fla., and the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine evaluated the experience of medical students who participated in videotaped sessions wh... Read Post


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