Attitudes of first-year medical students towards the doctor patient relationship.

  title={Attitudes of first-year medical students towards the doctor patient relationship.},
  author={P Ravi Shankar and Arun Kumar Dubey and Palaian Subish and Vibhavri Y Deshpande},
  journal={JNMA; journal of the Nepal Medical Association},
  volume={45 161},
In recent years, medical schools all over the world have instituted a variety of curricula to teach communication skills, professional values and ethics to medical students. Studies on the student attitudes towards doctor-patient relationships are lacking in Nepal. The present study was carried out to obtain information on the sharing and caring dimensions of the doctor-patient relationship and note any association of the dimensions with the demographic characteristics of the respondents. The… CONTINUE READING


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