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    Review: Patient Communication for Pharmacy is "a wonderful addition to pharmacy education"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Feb 22, 2016 11:47:15 AM

    Patient Communication for PharmacyThe rave reviews have begun for Patient Communication for Pharmacy: A Case-Study Approach on Theory and Practice by Min Liu and Lakesha M. Butler. It just received five stars and a perfect score of 100 from Doody’s Review Service.

    According to Jennifer L. Colon, PharmD, MS, MBA, from Temple University School of Pharmacy, writing for Doody's Review Service, it is,

    “…a wonderful addition to pharmacy education. So little time is spent ensuring students move into the profession with appropriate communication skills. This is a unique, much needed entry in the field."

    Patient Communication for Pharmacy: A Case-Study Approach on Theory and Practice offers communication strategies to promote patient-centered care. Utilizing a case study approach, it develops readers’ understanding of the unique communication dynamics between pharmacists and patients, and assists them in strengthening the communication skills necessary for providing optimal patient outcomes.

    • Focuses on skills acquisition and an integration of communication and behavioral change theories
    • Addresses issues relevant to pharmacist-patient communication and relationship building including: health literacy, culturally competent care, patient compliance, conflict/emotionally charged conversations, and more
    • Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools


    Would you like to learn more? Preview a sample chapter now or visit our website.

    Topics: Health, Min Liu, Doody's Review Service, Lakesha M. Butler, Pharmacy, Review

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