R Charon

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Narrative and medicine
    Rita Charon
    Program in Narrative Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, USA
    N Engl J Med 350:862-4. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Bearing witness--Sontag and the body
    Rita Charon
    Program in Narrative Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:756. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Commentary: our heads touch: telling and listening to stories of self
    Rita Charon
    Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Acad Med 87:1154-6. 2012
  4. pmc At the membranes of care: stories in narrative medicine
    Rita Charon
    Program in Narrative Medicine, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Acad Med 87:342-7. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Literature and medicine: origins and destinies
    R Charon
    College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, Division of General Medicine, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Acad Med 75:23-7. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Reading, writing, and doctoring: literature and medicine
    R Charon
    College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Med Sci 319:285-91. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint The patient-physician relationship. Narrative medicine: a model for empathy, reflection, profession, and trust
    R Charon
    Division of General Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, PH 9 East, Room 105, 630 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    JAMA 286:1897-902. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Rita Charon
    Rita Charon
    Lancet 363:404. 2004
  9. pmc What to do with stories: the sciences of narrative medicine
    Rita Charon
    Department of Medicine and Program in Narrative Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Can Fam Physician 53:1265-7. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Pediatric narrative oncology: interprofessional training to promote empathy, build teams, and prevent burnout
    Stephen A Sands
    Herbert Irving Child and Adolescent Oncology Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    J Support Oncol 6:307-12. 2008

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Narrative and medicine
    Rita Charon
    Program in Narrative Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, USA
    N Engl J Med 350:862-4. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Bearing witness--Sontag and the body
    Rita Charon
    Program in Narrative Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:756. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Commentary: our heads touch: telling and listening to stories of self
    Rita Charon
    Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Acad Med 87:1154-6. 2012
    ..As a dividend, these moments of teaching and learning provide what is needed to become members of effective health care teams...
  4. pmc At the membranes of care: stories in narrative medicine
    Rita Charon
    Program in Narrative Medicine, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Acad Med 87:342-7. 2012
    ..A clinical case is given to exemplify the consequences in practice of adopting the methods of narrative medicine. A metaphor of the activated cellular membrane is proposed as a figure for the effective clinician/patient contact...
  5. ncbi request reprint Literature and medicine: origins and destinies
    R Charon
    College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, Division of General Medicine, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Acad Med 75:23-7. 2000
    ..Patients and doctors have reason to await the return swing of the pendulum-if not the turn of the spiral-toward a medicine that is both technologically and narratively competent...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reading, writing, and doctoring: literature and medicine
    R Charon
    College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Med Sci 319:285-91. 2000
    ..A vigorous and growing scholarship and body of experience is propelling the field of literature and medicine to understand all the more clearly how acts of reading and acts of writing might illuminate acts of doctoring...
  7. ncbi request reprint The patient-physician relationship. Narrative medicine: a model for empathy, reflection, profession, and trust
    R Charon
    Division of General Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, PH 9 East, Room 105, 630 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    JAMA 286:1897-902. 2001
    ..By bridging the divides that separate physicians from patients, themselves, colleagues, and society, narrative medicine offers fresh opportunities for respectful, empathic, and nourishing medical care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Rita Charon
    Rita Charon
    Lancet 363:404. 2004
  9. pmc What to do with stories: the sciences of narrative medicine
    Rita Charon
    Department of Medicine and Program in Narrative Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Can Fam Physician 53:1265-7. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Pediatric narrative oncology: interprofessional training to promote empathy, build teams, and prevent burnout
    Stephen A Sands
    Herbert Irving Child and Adolescent Oncology Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    J Support Oncol 6:307-12. 2008
    ..A narrative training approach aimed at an inter-disciplinary group of healthcare professionals has promise as a means to address some of the most difficult aspects of pediatric oncology care facing clinicians...
  11. ncbi request reprint Personal illness narratives: using reflective writing to teach empathy
    Sayantani DasGupta
    Program in Narrative Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 622 West 168th Street, VC 402, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Acad Med 79:351-6. 2004
    ..Affording students and residents an opportunity to describe and share their illness experiences may counteract the traditional distancing of physicians' minds from their bodies and lead to more empathic and self-aware practice...
  12. ncbi request reprint Stories for a humanistic medicine
    R Selzer
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Acad Med 74:42-4. 1999
    ..Selzer also traces his origins and, by implication, projects his future. As practicing physicians and medical educators, readers of Academic medicine might be inspired to do the same...
  13. ncbi request reprint The perilous fate of the teller, or what bench? what desolation?
    Rita Charon
    Columbia University, USA
    Lit Med 25:412-38. 2006
  14. doi request reprint Right brain: reading, writing, and reflecting: making a case for narrative medicine in neurology
    Megan Alcauskas
    Department of Neurology, Mount Sinai Hospital, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1137, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Neurology 70:891-4. 2008
  15. doi request reprint 'A local habitation and a name': how narrative evidence-based medicine transforms the translational research paradigm
    Rishi K Goyal
    Emergency Medicine, NY Presbyterian Columbia Cornell Hospital Columbia College of Arts and Sciences, New York, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:732-41. 2008
    ..It fails to encompass patient interactions, hesitancies and alliances with medical care...
  16. ncbi request reprint Narrative evidence based medicine
    Rita Charon
    Lancet 371:296-7. 2008
  17. ncbi request reprint The body and the self: the seamless experience of being
    Rita Charon
    Med Humanit Rev 16:40-6. 2002

Research Grants2

  1. Human Behavior and Experience in Health and Illness
    Rita Charon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..By encouraging healthy behaviors in their patients and reflective practice among themselves, P&S physicians will improve the health of the public and the vitality of the profession. ..