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Communication skills during the clinical examination of the patients

  title={Communication skills during the clinical examination of the patients},
  author={Lambrini Kourkouta and Konstantinos Barsamidis and Maria Lavdaniti},
  journal={Progress in Health Sciences},

Use of Tactile Contact Accompanying Health Prmotion Messages During Routine Health & Physical Examinations: A Technique for Improving Compliance

Touch-accompanied verbal health promotion messages skillfully deployed in routine Health & Physical examinations offer a non-harmful and efficient technique to synergistically and substantially enhance the probability of patient compliance with health improvement and medical treatment regimens.

Antimicrobial Resistance: “The Threat of Future Health”

  • A. Frantzana
  • Medicine
    American Journal of Biomedical Science & Research
  • 2019
A holistic approach with prudent and rational use of antimicrobial agents is required in order to reduce AMR and hospitalacquired infections in hospitals and the community after the indiscriminate use of antibiotics.

Effects of unemployment in mental health of young people

Introduction: Unemployment as a problem exceeds the individual level and is the result of structural mismatches of each society. Purpose: In the present retrospective study are investigated the

Psychosocial Rehabilitation of Disability

The recognition that the environment itself can contribute to or enhance the nature or the intensity of the effects of a disability, is a challenge for today’s society that has the responsibility to reduce and where possible to remedy the consequences of the disability.

The Role of Nurses in the Systemic Therapy of Mental Diseases

The role of nurses in the safe and successful application of systemic therapy and in the formation of the therapeutic relationship is highlighted.

Depression and Quality of Life in Patients with Diabetes

The correlation of depression and anxiety experienced by patients with diabetes compared with their quality of life is described.


The assessment of a person's quality of life must be total, covering all levels, which form a broad and deep range of life, from the most subjective to the most objective dimension.

Mock-Oral Exams: A vital and effective tool in training tomorrow’s physicians

Evaluating the mock oral examination program in regards to its consistency with other methods of assessment, as well as the level of resident satisfaction with the program demonstrated the objectivity and validity of mock-oral examinations and shows that LVHN OB/GYN residents have a high level of self-awareness.



How important are role models in making good doctors?

Whether role models can still be an effective means of imparting professional values, attitudes, and behaviours in a health service that is increasingly sensitive to society's expectations is considered.

A Better Patient Experience Through Better Communication.

  • E. Lang
  • Medicine
    Journal of radiology nursing
  • 2012

Patient-doctor communication.

  • C. Teutsch
  • Medicine
    The Medical clinics of North America
  • 2003

[Clinical findings and diagnostics of cone dystrophy].

  • U. KellnerS. Kellner
  • Medicine
    Der Ophthalmologe : Zeitschrift der Deutschen Ophthalmologischen Gesellschaft
  • 2009
The differential diagnosis of unexplained visual loss should include cone dystrophy and requires either a full-field or multifocal ERG, as well as optical coherence tomography for detection of retinal structural abnormalities even when findings from ophthalmoscopy are normal.

The importance of patient preferences in treatment decisions—challenges for doctors

This article discusses what these are and how doctors might face them in relation to the competences for shared decision making that have been proposed and conducted informal interviews with doctors from a range of specialties.

Dissatisfaction in general practice: what do patients really want?

Factor analysis of the responses provided support for the idea that “receptionists”, “accessibility” and “communication” were independent issues for the respondents and that ‘quality’ was less discrete and was embedded in a factor which the authors have labelled “mechanics”.

Awareness of diagnosis, and information-seeking behavior of hospitalized cancer patients in Greece

Attitudes of health care professionals, preestablished family beliefs, “mind-set” difficulties, and organizational issues should not become barriers to the patients’ right to be fully informed of their diagnoses and choices of potential therapies.

Patient-Physician Communication: Why and How

The authors begin by reviewing current data on the benefits of effective communication in the clinical context of physicians caring for patients, and offer specific guidance on how to achieve effective Communication in the patient-physician relationship.

Everything you were afraid to ask about communication skills.

  • J. Skelton
  • Education
    The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners
  • 2005
'Communication skills' is now very well established in medical education as an area that needs to be taught at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. But it is a discipline with a low level of