Surgeon Patient Communication

    A systematic review of surgeon-patient communication: strengths and opportunities for improvement

    Levinson W, Hudak P, Tricco AC. A systematic review of surgeon-patient communication: strengths and opportunities for improvement. Patient Educ Couns. 2013;93(1):3-17. DOI: 10.1016/j.pec.2013.03.023

    Impact:

    • Identified potential areas of improvement in the communication skills of surgeons. This can allow residency programs to develop and integrate communication skills training with surgical training to ultimately provide improved outcomes and patient satisfaction.

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    Funding:

    University of Toronto Department of Medicine

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    Date : 27 Oct 2017