ERIC Number: EJ211268
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Oct
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Modification of Medical Student Perceptions of the Cancer Experience.
Cassileth, Barrie R.; Egan, Thomas A.
Journal of Medical Education, v54 n10 p797-802 Oct 1979
Social, cultural, economic, psychological, and interpersonal dimensions of cancer and cancer patient management were addressed in an elective course conducted at the University of Pennsylvania. Student attitudes toward the disease were tested before and after taking the course. Significant attitudinal shifts, new insights, and new skills resulted from the course. (Author/JMD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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