Session: Health Provider/Older Adults Communication Issues
4204.0: Tuesday, November 18, 2003: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Health Provider/Older Adults Communication Issues
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Moderator(s):Caryn D. Etkin, MPH
2:30 PMDoctor-older patient communication: Discussing lifestyles during primary-care visits
Marcia Ory, PhD, Paula Yuma, BS, Dhaval S. Patel, PhD, Ming Tai-Seale, PhD, Thomas Tai-Seale, DrPH, Rachel Bramson, MD, Richard Street, PhD, David Hackethorn, MD, Margo-Lea Hurwicz, PhD, Mary Ann Cook, PhD
2:45 PMDoctor-patient communication: Theory, research, and practice
Frank Martin, MS
3:00 PMIndentification of the Medical Decision Maker in the Discussion of a Nursing Home Admission --Patient and Provider Characteristics
Nancy A. Miller, PhD
3:15 PMDecision-making in geriatric primary care visits with companions, Honorable Mention, Branch Doctoral Student Research Award
Marla L. Clayman, PhD, MPH, Lawrence S. Wissow, MD, MPH, Debra Roter, DrPH
3:30 PMWithdrawn -- A Comparison of Physician Verbal and Nonverbal Communication Patterns with their Older and Younger Patients
Suzy O'Donnell, PhD, MR DiMatteo, PhD
3:45 PMImpact of race and gender on doctor-older patient lifestyle communication
Dhaval S. Patel, PhD, MPH, Marcia Ory, PhD, Paula Yuma, BS, Mary Ann Cook, BSN, MA, PhD
Organized by:Gerontological Health
Endorsed by:American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus; Chiropractic Health Care; Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Medical Care; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Public Health Nursing
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA