The Resource Empathy in patient care : antecedents, development, measurement, and outcomes, Mohammadreza Hojat

Empathy in patient care : antecedents, development, measurement, and outcomes, Mohammadreza Hojat

Label
Empathy in patient care : antecedents, development, measurement, and outcomes
Title
Empathy in patient care
Title remainder
antecedents, development, measurement, and outcomes
Statement of responsibility
Mohammadreza Hojat
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Human beings are designed by evolution to form meaningful interpersonal relationships through verbal and nonverbal communication. This book presents the theme that empathic human connections are beneficial to the body and mind. It views empathy from multidisciplinary perspectives that include evolution, neuropsychology, clinical and social
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
610.69/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R727.3
LC item number
.H5795 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Empathy in patient care : antecedents, development, measurement, and outcomes, Mohammadreza Hojat
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-266)-and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Descriptions and conceptualization -- Human connection in health and illness -- An evolutionary perspective, psycho-socio-physiology, neuroanatomy, and heritability -- Psychodynamics and development -- Measurement of empathy in the general population -- A definition of key features of empathy in patient care -- The Jefferson scale of physician empathy -- The interpersonal dynamics in clinician-patient relationships -- Empathy as related to sex, personal qualities, clinical competence, and career choice -- Patient outcomes -- Enhancement of empathy -- Parting thoughts: a paradigm of empathy and future directions
Control code
ocn191447996
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxvi, 295 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387336084
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-0-387-33607-7
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37593420
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191447996
  • springer 191447996

Library Locations

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