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The Resource Communication with the cancer patient : information and truth, edited by Antonella Surbone and Matjaz ̆Zwitter

Communication with the cancer patient : information and truth, edited by Antonella Surbone and Matjaz ̆Zwitter

Label
Communication with the cancer patient : information and truth
Title
Communication with the cancer patient
Title remainder
information and truth
Statement of responsibility
edited by Antonella Surbone and Matjaz ̆Zwitter
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Surbone, Antonella
  • Zwitter, Matjaz.̆
  • New York Academy of Sciences
Series statement
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Series volume
v. 809
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cancer
  • Physician and patient
  • Cancer
  • Neoplasms
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Physician-Patient Relations
  • Truth Disclosure
Label
Communication with the cancer patient : information and truth, edited by Antonella Surbone and Matjaz ̆Zwitter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Learning from the world: the editor's perspective -- Information, truth, and communication: for an interpretation of truth-telling practices throughout the world -- Pt.1. General discussions -- Cancer patients and medical practice: some historical and cultural considerations -- A discourse ethics approach to quality of life measurement -- Truth, disease, and prognosis: an historical-anthropological analysis -- Truth in the relationship between cancer patient and physician -- Truth, science, and the oncologist -- Truth-telling, risk and hope -- On the spirituality of the doctor-patient relationship -- Communication with the patient in clinical research -- Pt.2. Africa -- Is it wise to tell the whole truth, and nothing but the truth to a cancer patient? -- Communication with the cancer patient in Nigeria: information and truth -- Transcultural and language problems in communicating with cancer patients in Southern Africa -- Communication with the cancer patient in Zimbabwe -- Pt.3. The Americas -- Talking to a child with cancer: a valuable experience -- Argentina: telling the truth to cancer patients in a multicultural society -- Communication with the cancer patient: information and truth in Brazil -- Ethical dimensions and communications issues in nursing patients with advanced metastatic cancer -- Effective communication with cancer patients: the use of analogies - a suggested approach -- Communication of the cancer diagnosis to Mexican patients: attitudes of patients and physicians -- The child with cancer: influence of culture on truth-telling and patient care -- Health care in the United States: a perspective from the front line -- The psychological repercussions of New York State's do-not-resuscitate law: an American experience with mandated "truth-telling" -- Walking a difficult path is easier with a friend: thoughts from a practicing oncologist -- Pt.4. Asia and the Middle East -- Communication with the cancer patient in China -- From paper to practice: quality of life in a developing country. The challenges that face us -- Communication with the cancer patient in Iran: information and truth -- The impact of perceived behavior on patient-physician satisfaction -- Telling the truth to cancer patients and patients with HIV-1 infection in Japan -- Truth-telling practice in cancer care in Japan --Communication with cancer patients: experiences in Pakistan -- Communicating with cancer patients in Saudi Arabia -- Pt.5. Australia and Oceania -- Communication with cancer patients in culturally diverse societies -- Talking with patients suffering from malignant melanoma -- Pt.6. Europe -- Psychological training for health-care professionals in oncology: a way to improve communication skills -- Improving communication with cancer patients: a challenge for physicians -- The relationship with the cancer patient -- Straight talking about cancer: duty or danger? -- Cancer and truth-telling in Greece: historical, statistical, and clinical data
Control code
36045704
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 540 pages
Isbn
9780897669856
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
96029490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Communication with the cancer patient : information and truth, edited by Antonella Surbone and Matjaz ̆Zwitter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Learning from the world: the editor's perspective -- Information, truth, and communication: for an interpretation of truth-telling practices throughout the world -- Pt.1. General discussions -- Cancer patients and medical practice: some historical and cultural considerations -- A discourse ethics approach to quality of life measurement -- Truth, disease, and prognosis: an historical-anthropological analysis -- Truth in the relationship between cancer patient and physician -- Truth, science, and the oncologist -- Truth-telling, risk and hope -- On the spirituality of the doctor-patient relationship -- Communication with the patient in clinical research -- Pt.2. Africa -- Is it wise to tell the whole truth, and nothing but the truth to a cancer patient? -- Communication with the cancer patient in Nigeria: information and truth -- Transcultural and language problems in communicating with cancer patients in Southern Africa -- Communication with the cancer patient in Zimbabwe -- Pt.3. The Americas -- Talking to a child with cancer: a valuable experience -- Argentina: telling the truth to cancer patients in a multicultural society -- Communication with the cancer patient: information and truth in Brazil -- Ethical dimensions and communications issues in nursing patients with advanced metastatic cancer -- Effective communication with cancer patients: the use of analogies - a suggested approach -- Communication of the cancer diagnosis to Mexican patients: attitudes of patients and physicians -- The child with cancer: influence of culture on truth-telling and patient care -- Health care in the United States: a perspective from the front line -- The psychological repercussions of New York State's do-not-resuscitate law: an American experience with mandated "truth-telling" -- Walking a difficult path is easier with a friend: thoughts from a practicing oncologist -- Pt.4. Asia and the Middle East -- Communication with the cancer patient in China -- From paper to practice: quality of life in a developing country. The challenges that face us -- Communication with the cancer patient in Iran: information and truth -- The impact of perceived behavior on patient-physician satisfaction -- Telling the truth to cancer patients and patients with HIV-1 infection in Japan -- Truth-telling practice in cancer care in Japan --Communication with cancer patients: experiences in Pakistan -- Communicating with cancer patients in Saudi Arabia -- Pt.5. Australia and Oceania -- Communication with cancer patients in culturally diverse societies -- Talking with patients suffering from malignant melanoma -- Pt.6. Europe -- Psychological training for health-care professionals in oncology: a way to improve communication skills -- Improving communication with cancer patients: a challenge for physicians -- The relationship with the cancer patient -- Straight talking about cancer: duty or danger? -- Cancer and truth-telling in Greece: historical, statistical, and clinical data
Control code
36045704
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 540 pages
Isbn
9780897669856
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
96029490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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