Affiliation: Columbia University
- Narrative and medicineRita Charon
Program in Narrative Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, USA
N Engl J Med 350:862-4. 2004
- Bearing witness--Sontag and the bodyRita Charon
Program in Narrative Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, USA
N Engl J Med 352:756. 2005
- Commentary: our heads touch: telling and listening to stories of selfRita 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...
- At the membranes of care: stories in narrative medicineRita 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...
- Literature and medicine: origins and destiniesR 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...
- Reading, writing, and doctoring: literature and medicineR 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...
- The patient-physician relationship. Narrative medicine: a model for empathy, reflection, profession, and trustR 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...
- Rita CharonRita Charon
Lancet 363:404. 2004
- What to do with stories: the sciences of narrative medicineRita Charon
Department of Medicine and Program in Narrative Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Can Fam Physician 53:1265-7. 2007
- Pediatric narrative oncology: interprofessional training to promote empathy, build teams, and prevent burnoutStephen 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...
- Personal illness narratives: using reflective writing to teach empathySayantani 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...
- Stories for a humanistic medicineR 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...
- The perilous fate of the teller, or what bench? what desolation?Rita Charon
Columbia University, USA
Lit Med 25:412-38. 2006
- Right brain: reading, writing, and reflecting: making a case for narrative medicine in neurologyMegan 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
- 'A local habitation and a name': how narrative evidence-based medicine transforms the translational research paradigmRishi 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...
- Narrative evidence based medicineRita Charon
Lancet 371:296-7. 2008
- The body and the self: the seamless experience of beingRita Charon
Med Humanit Rev 16:40-6. 2002