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Reconciling technology and humanistic care: Lessons from the next generation of physicians

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There is concern among physicians that the rising use of technology in medicine may have a negative impact on compassionate patient-centered care. This study explores medical student attitudes and ideas about technology in medicine in order to consider ways to achieve symbiosis between technology use and the delivery of humanistic, patient-centered care.

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This qualitative study uses data from 138 essays written by medical students in the United Stat...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Pharmacology
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis
Journal:
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Volume:
39
Issue:
4
Pages:
430-435
Publication date:
2016-12-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1466-187X
ISSN:
0142-159X
Pubs id:
pubs:745541
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uuid:637c20b3-c408-4cda-bea3-9d6b695b2c57
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pubs:745541
Source identifiers:
745541
Deposit date:
2017-11-13

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