ERIC Number: EJ264697
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
Reference Count: 0
The Parent Interview: Teaching the Psychosocial Care of Chronically Ill Children to Third-Year Medical Students.
Sack, William H.
Journal of Medical Education, v57 n6 p488-90 Jun 1982
A method of informally interviewing parents of children who have died or are seriously ill--before a small group of medical students in pediatric rotations--helps to sensitize students to parent attitudes, needs, and grief patterns, and gives a longitudinal perspective of the physician's role and the disease process. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A