Symposium 15


Chairs: Henriette Löffler-Stastka, Heather Rogers

Might physician-patient gender concordance influence clinical outcomes in primary care? Findings from a large unannounced standardized patient study
Dr. Heather Rogers (Biocruces Bizkaia Health Research Institute, Spain)

The impact of bedside vs. non-bedside patient case presentation during ward rounds on patients’ knowledge and perceived quality of careResults from a randomized, multicenter trial
Katharina Beck (Universitätsspital Basel, Switzerland)

Moderators for efficacy: affective microexpressions at the encounter’s beginning predict working alliance – Methods to Better Measure and Interpret Non-Verbal Communication in Patient-Therapist Interactions
Dr. Henriette Löffler-Stastka (Medical University Vienna, Austria)

Physiological linkage during doctor-patient interactions in oncology
Marta Vigier (Medical University of Graz, Austria)