Measurement properties and confirmatory factor analysis of the Jefferson Scale of Empathy in Italian medical students

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Medical educators agree that empathy is essential for physicians' professionalism and most studies on the patient-physician relationship demonstrate that this attitude has a key role in improving clinical outcomes. Literature findings show conflicting views in defining and measuring empathy. Nevertheless, the Jefferson Scale of Empathy (JSE) is a… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s40037-014-0137-9

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