Observation list for doctor-patient interaction

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Tool focus: Assessment

Communication topics:
Empathy/relationship building
Giving information/explanation & planning
Shared decision making

Type of tool: Assessment

Year of publication: 2010

Language: English, German

Professions in which tool to be used: Medicine

Level of learner: Postgraduate

Goals/Educational objectives:
Instrument for the evaluation of doctor-patient consultations from the patient's perspective using a 5-point scale

Bieber C, MÌ_ller KG, Nicolai J, Hartmann M, Eich W. How Does Your Doctor Talk with You? Preliminary Validation of a Brief Patient Self-Report Questionnaire on the Quality of Physician‰ÛÒPatient Interaction. J Clin Psychol Med Settings (2010) 17:125‰ÛÒ136.

HPCCC Core curriculum objectives

A. Communication with patients:
Relationship building, Shared decision making

B. Intra- & interpersonal communication (professionalism & reflection):

C. Communication in healthcare teams (professional communication):

Simulated clinical encounter: No

Access: Public

Author(s) and affiliation(s): Bieber C; MÌ_ller KG; Nicolai J; Hartmann M; Eich W.