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ERIC Number: EJ588057
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1040-2446
Preparing the Ground: Contributions of the Preclinical Years to Medical Education for Care Near the End of Life.
Barnard, David; Quill, Timothy; Hafferty, Frederic W.; Arnold, Robbert; Plumb, James; Bulger, Roger; Field, Marilyn
Academic Medicine, v74 n5 p499-505 May 1999
The Working Group on the Pre-Clinical Years of the 1997 National Consensus Conference on Medical Education for Care Near the End of Life identifies promising settings and suggests how they might be used for maximum benefit in end-of-life education. Basic-care competencies are in five domains: psychological/social/cultural/spiritual issues; interviewing/communication skills; management of common symptoms; ethical issues; and self-knowledge/self-reflection. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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