Yael Schenker

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Depressive symptoms and perceived doctor-patient communication in the Heart and Soul study
    Yael Schenker
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, Box 1364, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:550-6. 2009
  2. pmc The impact of limited English proficiency and physician language concordance on reports of clinical interactions among patients with diabetes: the DISTANCE study
    Yael Schenker
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 81:222-8. 2010
  3. doi Interventions to improve patient comprehension in informed consent for medical and surgical procedures: a systematic review
    Yael Schenker
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Med Decis Making 31:151-73. 2011
  4. pmc Language barriers, physician-patient language concordance, and glycemic control among insured Latinos with diabetes: the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE)
    Alicia Fernandez
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:170-6. 2011
  5. ncbi Navigating language barriers under difficult circumstances
    Yael Schenker
    University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:264-9. 2008
  6. pmc Symptom burden of adults with type 2 diabetes across the disease course: diabetes & aging study
    Rebecca L Sudore
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, 4150 Clement Street 151R, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1674-81. 2012
  7. pmc The impact of language barriers on documentation of informed consent at a hospital with on-site interpreter services
    Yael Schenker
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:294-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Depressive symptoms and perceived doctor-patient communication in the Heart and Soul study
    Yael Schenker
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, Box 1364, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:550-6. 2009
    ..Little is known about the extent to which medical comorbidities, disease severity and depressive symptoms influence perceptions of doctor-patient communication in patients with chronic disease...
  2. pmc The impact of limited English proficiency and physician language concordance on reports of clinical interactions among patients with diabetes: the DISTANCE study
    Yael Schenker
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 81:222-8. 2010
    ..To assess the association of limited English proficiency (LEP) and physician language concordance with patient reports of clinical interactions...
  3. doi Interventions to improve patient comprehension in informed consent for medical and surgical procedures: a systematic review
    Yael Schenker
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Med Decis Making 31:151-73. 2011
    ..Little is known about the effectiveness of interventions to improve comprehension or the extent to which such interventions address different elements of understanding in informed consent...
  4. pmc Language barriers, physician-patient language concordance, and glycemic control among insured Latinos with diabetes: the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE)
    Alicia Fernandez
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:170-6. 2011
    ..A significant proportion of US Latinos with diabetes have limited English proficiency (LEP). Whether language barriers in health care contribute to poor glycemic control is unknown...
  5. ncbi Navigating language barriers under difficult circumstances
    Yael Schenker
    University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:264-9. 2008
    ..This conceptual and practical approach can help clinicians to improve the quality of care provided to patients with limited English proficiency...
  6. pmc Symptom burden of adults with type 2 diabetes across the disease course: diabetes & aging study
    Rebecca L Sudore
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, 4150 Clement Street 151R, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1674-81. 2012
    ..Little is known about the symptom burden experienced by adults with type 2 diabetes and the need for symptom palliation...
  7. pmc The impact of language barriers on documentation of informed consent at a hospital with on-site interpreter services
    Yael Schenker
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:294-9. 2007
    ..Informed consent is legally and ethically required before invasive non-emergent procedures. Language barriers make obtaining informed consent more complex...