YouTube Empathy: The Human Connection to Patient Care If you could put your feet into your patient's shoes--see what they see, hear what they hear, and feel what they feel--would you treat them differently?
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mscp-logo Near-Death Experience Leads Physician to Promote Empathy Dr. Rana L.A. Awdish's near-death experience due to an occult adenoma rupturing in her liver gave her a brand new perspective based on the lack of empathy she received as a patient. Her experience as a patient totally changed the way she practices, cares and treats her patients and she realized the vital importance of incorporating empathy in the medical field.
Contributor: Araina FordJanuary 18, 2017Topics: / / / / / / / Keywords: / / / / /
YouTube Empathy by Dr. Brene Brown What is Empathy? And why is it different from Sympathy? In this brief, candid, and humorous clip, Dr. Brene Brown gives an overview of empathy vs sympathy and how to become more empathetic.
Contributor: Araina FordNovember 18, 2016Topics: / / / / Keywords: / / / /
TED Ash Beckham: We're all hiding something. Let's find the courage to open up. In this touching talk, Ash Beckham offers a fresh approach to empathy and openness. It starts with understanding that everyone, at some point in their life, has experienced hardship. The only way out, says Beckham, is to open the door and step out of your closet.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinOctober 28, 2016Topics: / / Keywords: / / /
harvard The Fringe Benefits of Failure, and the Importance of Imagination J.K. Rowling delivers Harvard's commencement speech, emphasizing the importance of perspective, empathy, and humility in addressing two key topics: failure and imagination.
Contributor: Karlen BaderJune 14, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / / / /
NYT Letting Patients Tell Their Stories How finding time to hear a patient's life story - even just a little - and even in the emergency room - can lead to better overall care.
Contributor: Karlen BaderApril 14, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / /
Atlantic How to Teach Doctors Empathy "Being a good doctor requires an understanding of people, not just science." Increasing physician empathy skills provides a better experience for the patient, the doctor, and overall better outcomes on both ends.
Contributor: Karlen BaderMarch 25, 2016Topics: Keywords: / /
RSA Short What is Empathy? An Animated RSA Short In this animated short, Dr. Brene Brown explains how empathy enhances connection while sympathy promotes disconnection.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinFebruary 20, 2016Topics: / Keywords: / / /
Atlantic Samuel Shem, 34 Years After 'The House of God' Reflecting on the importance of community and connection among junior doctors navigating the "brutality of medical training" and the clinical world.
Contributor: Karlen BaderFebruary 16, 2016Topics: / Keywords: /