Doctors’ Scores on Communication Predict Complaints to Authorities

Teri Robert @trobert Health Guide
  • "We found that communication and clinical decision-making ability were important predictors of future complaints to regulatory authorities."  

     

    Patients who feel that their relationship with their doctors is lacking two-way communication will be especially interested in a JAMA article released today. Tamblyn et al concluded, “Scores achieved in patient-physician communication and clinical decision making on a national licensing examination predicted complaints to medical regulatory authorities.”

     

    Find out more about this study and its implications in Doctors’ Scores on Communication Predict Complaints to Authorities.

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Published On: September 04, 2007