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  • Doctor Empathy Linked With Better Patient Outcomes: Study

    The Huffington Post, HuffPost Health Living Your doctor may be smart -- but is he or she empathetic? It could make a difference on your health, new research suggests. The new study, published in the journal Academic Medicine, shows that diabetes patients of doctors who scored lower on a test of empathy...
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  • Are our medical students failing “Wisdom 101”?

    By Jean Decety A longitudinal study of over 450 medical students at Jefferson Medical College revealed a significant decline in empathy at the end of the third year, which persisted until graduation. The researchers found it “ironic that the erosion of empathy occurs during a time when the curriculum...
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