Breaking bad news – Facilitator Guide – Dundee

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Language: English

Profession: Medicine

Level of Learner: Undergraduate

Type of Tool: Facilitator guide, Simulated patient case

What to Teach / Assess Topic(s): Challenging situations, Gathering information, Giving information, Relationship building, Shared decision making

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Goals/Educational Objectives:

How to handle gathering information and breaking bad news about cancer

Brief description:

Facilitator guide for combined plenary and experiential small group sessions focused on giving bad news . Includes guidelines for giving information and bad news plus simulated patient cases. Incl some biomedical information as well.

Practical Resources:

Combined plenaries and experiential small group sessions with simulated patients and facilitators

Author(s) and Affiliation(s): Jon Dowell