Hitomi U Kataoka

Summary

Affiliation: Okayama University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Measurement of empathy among Japanese medical students: psychometrics and score differences by gender and level of medical education
    Hitomi U Kataoka
    Center for Developing Medical and Health Care Education, Okayama University Medical School, Okayama, Japan
    Acad Med 84:1192-7. 2009
  2. pmc Measurement and correlates of empathy among female Japanese physicians
    Hitomi U Kataoka
    Department of Primary Care and Medical Education, Okayama University Medical School, Okayama, Japan
    BMC Med Educ 12:48. 2012

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Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Measurement of empathy among Japanese medical students: psychometrics and score differences by gender and level of medical education
    Hitomi 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...
  2. pmc Measurement and correlates of empathy among female Japanese physicians
    Hitomi 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...