The Medical Interview

3rd Edition

The Three Function Approach with STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

Authors:

  • Steven Cole
  • Julian Bird
  • Key Features

    • Effectively meet a full range of communication challenges including language and cultural barriers, sexual issues, elderly patients, breaking bad news, and non-adherence.

    Table of Contents

    Table of Contents

    I. Three Functions Of The Medical Interview

    1. Learning to Interview Using the Three Function Approach
    2. Why Three Functions?
    3. Function 1: Build The Relationship  
    4. Function 2: Assess and Understand
    5. Function 3: Collaborative Management

    II.Meeting the Patient

    6. Ten Common Concerns

    III. Structure of the Interview

    7. Opening The Interview

    8. Chief Complaint, Problem Survey, Patient Perspective, And Agenda Setting

    9. History Of Present Illness

    10, Past Medical History

    1. Family History
    2. Patient Profile And Social History
    3. Review Of Systems
    4. Mental Status

    IV. Presentation and Documentation

    15. Presentation and Documentation

    V. Understanding Patients’ Emotional Responses to Chronic Illness

    16. Understanding Chronic Illness: Normal Reactions

    17. Understanding Chronic Illness: Maladaptive Reactions

    VI Advanced Applications

    18. Stepped-Care Advanced Skills for Action Planning

    19. Chronic Illness

    20. Health Literacy and Communicating Complex Information for Decision-

    Making

    21. Sexual Issues in the Interview

    22. Interviewing Elderly Patients

    23. Culturally Competent Medical Interviewing

    24. Family Interviewing

    25.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    336
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2014
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9780323052214
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323279710

    About the authors

    Steven Cole

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Psychiatry, Emeritus; Stony Brook University School of Medicine; Stony Brook, NY

    Julian Bird

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Lately Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry; Guy's, Kings and St. Thomas' School of Medicine; University of London; London, United Kingdom