The Medical Interaction Process System (MIPS)




Developers: Ford , 2000

Year of publication: 2000

Date last updated: 7 June 2024

Setting in which the tool was originally developed/validated: Oncology

Restriction to setting(s): Oncology

Target group: Oncology providers

Language(s): English

Specific constructs/behaviours:

Effective conveyence of complex/distressing information

Tool topics:

General communication behavior / Overall communication behavior
Information giving / providing information / explanation and planning

Intended application: Education, Research

Reference(s) to development/validation paper(s):

Ford S, Hall A, Ratcliffe D, Fallowfield L. The Medical Interaction Process System (MIPS): an instrument for analysing interviews of oncologists and patients with cancer. Soc Sci Med. 2000 Feb;50(4):553-66. doi: 10.1016/s0277-9536(99)00308-1.

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Tool/manual available: Yes.