Compassionate care: enhancing physician-patient communication and education in dermatology: Part II: Patient education.

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Patient education is a fundamental part of caring for patients. A practice gap exists, where patients want more information, while health care providers are limited by time constraints or difficulty helping patients understand or remember. To provide patient-centered care, it is important to assess the needs and goals, health beliefs, and health literacy of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jaad.2012.10.060

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@article{Hong2013CompassionateCE, title={Compassionate care: enhancing physician-patient communication and education in dermatology: Part II: Patient education.}, author={Judith Hong and Tien V. Nguyen and Neil S. Prose}, journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology}, year={2013}, volume={68 3}, pages={364.e1-10} }