- Measurement of empathy among Japanese medical students: psychometrics and score differences by gender and level of medical educationHitomi U Kataoka
Center for Developing Medical and Health Care Education, Okayama University Medical School, Okayama, Japan
Acad Med 84:1192-7. 2009..To examine psychometric properties of a Japanese translation of the Jefferson Scale of Physician Empathy (JSPE), and to study differences in empathy scores between men and women, and students in different years of medical school...
- Measurement and correlates of empathy among female Japanese physiciansHitomi U Kataoka
Department of Primary Care and Medical Education, Okayama University Medical School, Okayama, Japan
BMC Med Educ 12:48. 2012..In Japan, the number of female physicians has increased rapidly in the past ten years. In this study, we focused on female Japanese physicians and addressed factors that were associated with their empathic engagement in patient care...