Journal of General Internal Medicine

, Volume 9, Issue 4, pp 222–226 | Cite as

Empathic communication

A teachable and learnable skill
  • Frederic W. Platt
  • Vaughn F. Keller


General Internal Medicine Strong Feeling Health Care Communication Communication Workshop Empathic Communication 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Frederic W. Platt
    • 1
    • 2
  • Vaughn F. Keller
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.the Department of MedicineUniversity of ColoradoUSA
  2. 2.Presbyterian/Saint Luke’s Medical CenterDenver
  3. 3.the Miles Institute for Health Care CommunicationWest Haven
  4. 4.the Primary Care CenterYale-New Haven HospitalNew Haven

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