The Fifteen Minute Hour: Efficient and Effective Patient-Centered Consultation Skills, Sixth Edition

Marian R. Stuart, Joseph A. Lieberman

August 17, 2018 Forthcoming by CRC Press
Reference - 206 Pages
ISBN 9781138497719 - CAT# K350686

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  • The introductory section of the book is completely rewritten for accessibilty and immediately introduces the practical BATHE technique.
  • Includes brand new case material based on real-world consultations
  • Fifth edition received a 5* Doody's rating
  • Adds techniques for managing chronic conditions including pain
  • A renewed focus on wellness and health promotion and a strong focus on patient-centred care
  • Summary

    The Fifteen Minute Hour remains an established support for primary care practitioners aiming to increase patient satisfaction without adding significantly to the length of a visit. This sixth edition emphasies a patient-centred approach to help practitioners enhance the therapeutic relationship with their patients. With a renewed focus on wellness and health promotion, the book offers simple and effective techniques to solve or prevent psychological and behavioural problems manifested in the consultation. The Fifteen Minute Hour has become essential reading around the world, and this sixth edition is completely updated with new references substantiating the efficacy of the authors’ methods.


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