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Enhancing cancer patients' participation in medical consultations

Donald J Cegala and Dana Eisenberg

in Handbook of Communication in Oncology and Palliative Care

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780199238361
eISBN:
9780191730290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199238361.003.0008
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine Research

Over the last thirty years of research in primary care settings, considerable attention has been given to physician communication skills, but comparatively little to patient communication skills. ... More


Palliative Care Consults

James L. Hallenbeck

in Palliative Care Perspectives

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780195165784
eISBN:
9780199999897
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195165784.003.0010
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Pain Management and Palliative Pharmacology

This chapter discusses the concept of the so-called palliative care consults. Most consults are not straightforward requests for advice regarding a particular symptom but rather very difficult ... More


Foregrounding the Relevance of Antibiotics in the Problem Presentation

Tanya Stivers

in Prescribing under Pressure: Parent-Physician Conversations and Antibiotics

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195311150
eISBN:
9780199870837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195311150.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Medical visits are generally conducted in a way that proceeds rather systematically through a series of activities, beginning with an opening and progressing through to treatment discussion and ... More


Is My Baby Normal?

Stefan Timmermans and Mara Buchbinder

in Saving Babies?: The Consequences of Newborn Genetic Screening

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226924977
eISBN:
9780226924991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226924991.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter focuses on the medical consultation as a site where uncertainties regarding children’s ambiguous health status were worked out collectively as the child grew. One of the most pressing ... More


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