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Taking Its Pulse: Poetry in the Context of Narrative Medicine | EOAGH

Taking Its Pulse: Poetry in the Context of Narrative Medicine | EOAGH | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it

While outcomes studies addressing the impact of poetry therapy on the treatment of patients are both few and limited in scope, ample case evidence suggests that the use of poetry in clinical settings has been meaningful and generally well-received. 

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Using stories to improve communication between health care providers and patients
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Why The Patient Story Should Always Take Center Stage

Why The Patient Story Should Always Take Center Stage | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it
Physicians are being forced to make hard choices, and one of these sacrifices often comes at the expense of the patient story. And when you lose that story.
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Listening to the patient (and family members') stories means we see the whole patient, not just the symptoms of a particular disease/condition. The more we design systems that take time away from this interaction, the more risk to patient safety we create.

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A Narrative Medicine "Closer" Close Reading Drill

A Narrative Medicine "Closer" Close Reading Drill | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it
In the narrative medicine course I teach at the University of Washington I have been using Rita Charon's narrative medicine close reading drill (as described in her chapter "Close Reading" from her...
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Why health IT needs storytelling

Although there are challenges in articulating the full scope of health IT’s value, defaulting to a blanketed pessimism in providing better care to populations …
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Narrative medicine is typically thought of as telling patient stories (which it is) but it can also be about telling a health care org's stories.

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An Introduction to Medical Students: Inside Stories

An Introduction to Medical Students: Inside Stories | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it
Why do we need Medical Students: Inside Stories? The art of storytelling and the art of truly listening to stories used to be central to the relationship between patients and doctors. Today those a...
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Pulse-voices from the heart of medicine

Pulse-voices from the heart of medicine | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it
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An anthology of stoiries & poems about illness & healing, fostering the humanistic practice of medicine

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Person-Centred Care: Challenging Stories

This session will use stories to get in and around the challenges of delivering person‐centred care. Gain an understanding of some of the ways in which story
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How do we share stories to help providers maintain patient dignity and respect?

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Health Affairs

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Narrative Matters features personal stories about experiences with the health care system and the people in it using the power of literary nonfiction to highlight an important public policy issue

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Personal Stories from Bioethicists about Illness and Care (Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics CFP)

Personal Stories from Bioethicists about Illness and Care (Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics CFP) | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it

Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics will publish an issue devoted to personal stories from bioethicists about the experience of being ill or caring for a person who is ill. 

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Healthcare Stories Highlight Healthcare Disparities and Barriers - Universal Design

Healthcare Stories Highlight Healthcare Disparities and Barriers - Universal Design | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it

The Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund (DREDF) has released Healthcare Stories, a video series that explains how disability stereotypes and inaccessible environments continue to provide barriers to health care services and information,

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Spotlight on Story Narrative in Health Games: An interview with Amy Shirong Lu, PhD | Health Games Analyzed by healthGAMERS

Spotlight on Story Narrative in Health Games: An interview with Amy Shirong Lu, PhD | Health Games Analyzed by healthGAMERS | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it
Stories can be a powerful force in health behavior change video games.
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Humanism in Medicine The Arnold P. Gold Foundation

What is humanism in medicine? What does it look like and how is it encouraged? More than simply compassion, it is good medicine. 

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Studio 360 - Narrative Medicine

Studio 360 - Narrative Medicine | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it
Medical students spend hours studying information on charts and graphs, but when was the last time they studied the meaning behind a good story?
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Rx Narrative: Story As Medicine #dotmed14

Rx Narrative: Story As Medicine #dotmed14 | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it
Last Friday I had the great pleasure of presenting at DotMED The Creative Medicine Conference, on the role of story in medicine.  I spoke about how healthcare is at heart a narrative activity and h...
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Story as a bridge to compassion and empathy

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▶ StoryCare-Making Improvement Simple-o - YouTube

▶ StoryCare-Making Improvement Simple-o - YouTube | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it
www.StoryCare.com A web based, easy-to-use, highly engineered, enterprise-wide teamwork simulation program, StoryCare enables teams to develop a shared menta...
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Courteous but not curious: how doctors' politeness masks their existential neglect. A qualitative study of video-recorded patient consultations -- Agledahl et al. 37 (11): 650 -- Journal of Medical...

Courteous but not curious: how doctors' politeness masks their existential neglect. A qualitative study of video-recorded patient consultations -- Agledahl et al. 37 (11): 650 -- Journal of Medical... | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it
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"While a focus on patient autonomy and better communication has probably improved clinical encounters, it does not seem to have resolved the issue of professional caring. Lack of respect and empathy are among the most common complaints made by patients." 

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The American Nurse Project: Interviews

The American Nurse Project: Interviews | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it
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An awesome website. Interviews can be good teaching tools.to spur discussion/reflection.

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As She Lay Dying: How I Fought To Stop Medical Errors From Killing My Mom

As She Lay Dying: How I Fought To Stop Medical Errors From Killing My Mom | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it

A powerful story of a physician’s experience of his mother’s death after receiving poor care from an infection.

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Healing Story Alliance

Healing Story Alliance | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it
Healing Story Alliance's purpose is to explore and promote the use of storytelling in healing.
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Narrative Medicine - Patients Telling Their Stories - Oprah.com

Narrative Medicine - Patients Telling Their Stories - Oprah.com | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it

Ok, despite the fact that I rebel against O-provided content, this article's of interest.

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Everyone Has a Story: A skill-building initiative for health care professionals

"Everyone Has a Story" (EHAS) is an educational capacity and skills-building initiative for health care professionals and HIV-positive women. ..

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Comics and Medicine Conference- day 3! | Booster Shot Comics

Comics and Medicine Conference- day 3! | Booster Shot Comics | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it

Updates from the Comics and Medicine Conference

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More than medicine: Stanford medical students embrace their artistic passions through unique program

More than medicine: Stanford medical students embrace their artistic passions through unique program | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it

A program designed  to “enhance our understanding of the contextual meanings of illness, health care, and the human condition."

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Bridging the Doctor-Patient Gap - Health News - Health.com

Bridging the Doctor-Patient Gap - Health News - Health.com | Narrative Medicine | Scoop.it

With health care becoming increasingly high-tech, fast-paced and cost-conscious, a lot of doctors and patients alike are feeling out of sorts.

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