Doctor-patient communications


Grant Data
Project Title
Doctor-patient communications
Principal Investigator
Dr Cheng, Yeung Hung   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Chan   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
12
Start Date
1985-12-01
Amount
2342
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Grant Type
Pauline Chan Medical Research Fund
Funding Year
1989/1990
Status
Completed
Objectives
To investigate patients' lay belief about their conditions and treatment and the extent to which this is recognised and dealt with in consultation; and to evaluate the effectiveness of different modes of exposition in increasing patients' recall of information, satisfaction and compliance.