Affiliation: University of Antwerp
- Medical students trained in communication skills show a decline in patient-centred attitudes: an observational study comparing two cohorts during clinical clerkshipsKatrien Bombeke
University of Antwerp, Department of Primary and Interdisciplinary Care, Wilrijk, Belgium
Patient Educ Couns 84:310-8. 2011..We examined the impact of preclinical communication skills training (CST) on students' development of patient-centred attitudes and attitudes toward CST during clerkships...
- 'More shades of grey in my answers': an interview study revisiting attitude erosion during clerkshipsKatrien Bombeke
Department of Primary and Interdisciplinary Care, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
Med Educ 47:476-84. 2013..Although some of the self-report scales applied have solid psychometric foundations, validity evidence for the interpretation of attitude erosion during clerkships remains weak...
- Patient-centredness from education to practice: the 'lived' impact of communication skills trainingKatrien Bombeke
Department of Primary and Interdisciplinary Care, University of Antwerp, Campus Drie Eiken, R3 11, Universiteitsplein 1, B 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
Med Teach 34:e338-48. 2012..Although communication skills training (CST) enhances patient-centred skills and attitudes, the literature indicates a problematic transfer of these from education into practice...
- Help, I'm losing patient-centredness! Experiences of medical students and their teachersKatrien Bombeke
Department of Primary and Interdisciplinary Care, University of Antwerp, Wilrijk, Belgium
Med Educ 44:662-73. 2010..This study explores the experiences of medical students and their teachers and supervisors in relation to patient-centredness in order to gain a better understanding of the factors that determine its development...