Exploring rare patient behaviour with sequential analysis: an illustration.

@article{Eide2003ExploringRP,
  title={Exploring rare patient behaviour with sequential analysis: an illustration.},
  author={Hilde Eide and Vicenç Quera and Arnstein Finset},
  journal={Epidemiologia e psichiatria sociale},
  year={2003},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={109-14}
}
AIMS To illustrate the application of sequence analysis to the study of rare patient behaviour in physician-patient dialogue. The rare behaviour in question here is patients' expression of emotional cues and concerns. We investigate which physician behaviours precede and follow such expressions. METHODS Thirty-five cancer-patient consultations performed… CONTINUE READING