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A qualitative study of physicians' views on compassionate patient care and spirituality: medicine as a spiritual practice?

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Rhode Island medical journal (2013)
Publication Date
Volume
97
Issue
3
Pages
17–22
Identifiers
PMID: 24596925
Source
Medline
Keywords
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Abstract

Physicians value compassion, linking it to spiritual values and self-care, but identify challenges in daily practice. Further study is needed to explore how to support physicians' provision of compassionate care and prevent burnout.

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