Tag: "empathize" at medical news
Doctors have feelings, too
...ife and death decisions, to learn to listen to and empathize
with their patients, we've got to pay close attention to the doctors feelings too," said Kasman. "There is no way to improve medical education, and for that matter patient care, unless we observe what events evoke these complex emotions doctors feel ...
UCLA neuroscientists pinpoint new function for mirror neurons
...ability to understand the intentions of others and empathize
with their thoughts and feelings. "Understanding the intentions of others while watching their action is a fundamental building block of social behavior," said principal investigator Dr. Marco Iacoboni, an associate professor in-residence of psychiat...
Acting techniques may help doctors empathize with their patients
...to consciously practice deep and surface acting to empathize
with their patients. They also recommend long-term, regular training to help doctors develop empathy. "This will be valuable for both physicians and patients facing the increasingly fragmented and technological world of modern medicine," they write....
Dealing with conflict in caring for the dying patient
...s for negotiation by identifying what happened and empathize
with the family and their emotions. Once the physician is ready to negotiate with the family, the physician must begin the conversation in a non-judgmental manner. The authors suggest addressing and focusing on the problem instead of the person. Phys...