Doctors with bad news seen as less compassionate

February 27, 2015 10:57 PM

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(Reuters) - Regardless of how they frame the discussion, doctors who deliver bad news may be seen as less compassionate by their patients, a new study suggests.

Patients who watched videos of fictional interactions between doctors and patients felt the doctors delivering bad news were less compassionate than those giving good news, researchers found.

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