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Washer: Clinical Communication Skills


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RSM Forum on Communication in Healthcare (2004). Core curriculum for communication skills learning in medical schools. In: E. McDonald (Ed.), Difficult Conversations in Medicine, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 209–211.
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