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The Medical Interview by Drs. Steven A. Cole and Julian Bird equips you to communicate effectively with your patients so you can provide optimal care! This best-selling, widely adopted resource presents a practical, systematic approach to honing your basic interviewing skills and managing common challenging communicating situations. Its Three-Function Approach - "Build the Relationship," "Assess and Understand," and Collaborative Management" offers straightforward tasks, behaviors, and skills that can be easily ...
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The Medical Interview: The Three Function Approach

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Overview

The Medical Interview by Drs. Steven A. Cole and Julian Bird equips you to communicate effectively with your patients so you can provide optimal care! This best-selling, widely adopted resource presents a practical, systematic approach to honing your basic interviewing skills and managing common challenging communicating situations. Its Three-Function Approach - "Build the Relationship," "Assess and Understand," and Collaborative Management" offers straightforward tasks, behaviors, and skills that can be easily mastered, making this an ideal learning tool for beginners and a valuable reference for experienced healthcare professionals.
  • Effectively meet a full range of communication challenges including language and cultural barriers, sexual issues, elderly patients, breaking bad news, and non-adherence.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780323279710
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 12/14/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 336
  • Sales rank: 717,171
  • File size: 4 MB

Table of Contents

 

Table of Contents

I. Three Functions Of The Medical Interview

  1. Learning to Interview Using the Three Function Approach: Introduction and Overview 
  2. Three Functions: The Basic Model 
  3. Function One: Build The Relationship  
  4. Function Two: Assess and Understand
  5. Function Three: Collaborate for Management

II. Meeting the Patient

    6.   Ten Common Concerns

III. Structure of the Interview

    7.   Opening the Interview

    8.   Chief Complaint, Problem Survey, Patient Perspective, and Agenda Setting

    9.   History of Present Illness

    10. Past Medical History

    11. Family History

    12. Patient Profile and Social History

    13. Review of Systems

    14. Mental Status

IV. Presentation and Documentation

    15. Presentation and Documentation

V. Understanding Patients’ Emotional Responses to Chronic Illness

    16. Understanding Chronic Illness: Normal Reactions

    17. Understanding Chronic Illness: Maladaptive Reactions

VI Advanced Applications

    18. Stepped-Care Advanced Skills for Action Planning

    19. Communicating with Patients with Chronic Illness

    20. Health Literacy and Communicating Complex Information for Decision-Making

    21. Sexual Issues in the Interview

    22. Interviewing Elderly Patients

    23. Culturally Competent Medical Interviewing

    24. Family Interviewing

    25. Troubling Personality Styles and Somatization

    26. Communicating with the Psychotic Patient

    27. Breaking Bad News

    27A. Sharing Difficult or Bad News: A Nine-Step Process of Transformation

    28. Disclosure of Medical Errors and Apology

    29. Risky Drinking and Interviewing About Alcohol Use

VII. HIGHER ORDER SKILLS

    30. Nonverbal Communication

    31. Use of the Self in Medical Care

    32. Using Psychological Principles in the Medical Interview

    33. Integrating Structure and Function: Diagnostic Reasoning, Clinical Inference, Communication, Flexibility, and Rules

    Appendix 1: The Medical Interview: The Three Functino Approach Table of Skills

    Appendix 2: The Brief Action Planning Guide

    Appendix 3: Learning How to Interview

    Index

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