Communication studies have shown that breaking bad news is best be done immediately and with clear wording. What is the best step forward?
In order to help health professionals and parents manage child distress more effectively, researchers started observations of real interactions in healthcare in a community setting.
Do you know this feeling? You are impatiently waiting in line for the security screening. There is a lot going on at an airport and the security screening is just one of the activities.
Like parent, like child. Children become who they are with the influence of all of their past experiences and often, the parents are a large part of that influence.
Efficient and effective communication is necessary in doctor-patient as well as nurse-patient consultations.
Communication between husbands and wives is often discussed on TV, in magazines, and is frequently a topic of discussion amongst friends. Additionally, it is also a popular research theme.
Every year HFES (the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society) organizes a major scientific event where colleagues can discuss recent developments in Human Factors and Ergonomics research.
The world's population is ageing. International dementia and Alzheimer organizations state that there are an estimated 36 million people worldwide with dementia.
In daily practice, it can be difficult to establish a long-term change in behavior. Most of the time, people are not aware of their behavior.