Geritalk: communication skills training for geriatric and palliative medicine fellows.

@article{Kelley2012GeritalkCS,
  title={Geritalk: communication skills training for geriatric and palliative medicine fellows.},
  author={Amy S. Kelley and Anthony L. Back and Robert M. Arnold and Gabrielle R Goldberg and Betty B Lim and Evgenia Litrivis and Cardinale B Smith and Lynn B O'Neill},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={2012},
  volume={60 2},
  pages={332-7}
}
Expert communication is essential to high-quality care for older patients with serious illness. Although the importance of communication skills is widely recognized, formal curricula for teaching communication skills to geriatric and palliative medicine fellows is often inadequate or unavailable. The current study drew upon the educational principles and format of an evidence-based, interactive teaching method to develop an intensive communication skills training course designed specifically to… CONTINUE READING
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