Communication Skills Training on How to Break Bad News for Japanese Nurses in Oncology: Effects of Training on Nurses’ Confidence and Perceived Effectiveness

@article{Fukui2009CommunicationST,
  title={Communication Skills Training on How to Break Bad News for Japanese Nurses in Oncology: Effects of Training on Nurses’ Confidence and Perceived Effectiveness},
  author={Sakiko Fukui and Keiko Ogawa and Naoshi Fukui},
  journal={Journal of Cancer Education},
  year={2009},
  volume={25},
  pages={116-119}
}
Delivering bad news is an important communication skill for oncology nurses. No Asian study has developed a communication skills training program. We investigated the effect of such a program on the confidence and practical competence of Japanese oncology nurses. Thirty-one nurses participated, based on Western work in a 6-h workshop; the effect was assessed for 3 months. We evaluated the program effect by measuring nurse-rated confidence regarding communication with patients three times… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.
3 Citations
17 References
Similar Papers

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 17 references

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…