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Assessing medical students’ attitudes towards learning communication skills – which components of attitudes do we measure?
(BioMed Central, 2007-03-30)
Background. The Communication Skills Attitudes Scale (CSAS) created by Rees, Sheard and Davies and published in 2002 has been a widely used instrument for measuring medical students' attitudes towards learning communication ...
Evidensbasert sykepleie i møte med praksis
(The University of Bergen, 2007)
Evidence-based practice is a discussed issue, also in critical care nursing. The purpose of this study has been to examine to what extent medical evidence accounts for nursing to the patients that are weaning from ...
Dietary predictors of plasma total homocysteine concentration in the Hordaland Homocysteine Study
(Cambridge University Press, 2007)
Established dietary predictors of plasma total homocysteine (tHcy) include folate, riboflavin, and vitamins B6 and B12, while information is scarce regarding other dietary components. The aim of this study was to examine ...
Cost-effectiveness of medical interventions to prevent cardiovascular disease in a sub-Saharan African country – the case of Tanzania
(BioMed Central, 2007-02-22)
Background: There is a high and rising prevalence of cardiovascular risk in sub-Saharan Africa, a development typical for countries in epidemiological transition. Contrary to recommendations in treatment guidelines, ...
Curriculum factors influencing knowledge of communication skills among medical students
(BioMed Central, 2007-10-10)
Background: Communication training builds on the assumption that understanding of the concepts related to professional communication facilitates the training. We know little about whether students' knowledge of clinical ...
Quality of life in female myocardial infarction survivors: a comparative study with a randomly selected general female population cohort
(BioMed Central, 2007-10-30)
Background: A substantial burden associated with MI has been reported. Thus, how survivors experience their quality of life (QOL) is now being given increasing attention. However, few studies have involved women and a ...