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Author Trzeciak, Stephen, author.
Title Compassionomics : the revolutionary scientific evidence that caring makes a difference / Stephen Trzeciak, Anthony Mazzarelli ; foreword by Senator Cory Booker.
Imprint Chicago, IL : Huron Consulting Services, [2019]
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 SMHS Library FSH  W 62 TRZ 2019    AVAILABLE


Phys. Description xv, 373 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The case for compassion. The compassion crisis -- Does compassion matter? -- Compassion improves outcomes for patients. The physiological health benefits of compassion -- The psychological health benefits of compassion -- Compassion motivates patient self-care -- Compassion is vital for health care quality -- Beyond patients. Compassion drives revenue and cuts costs -- The power of 40 seconds -- Nature v. nurture : can we learn compassion? -- Compassion as an antidote to burnout -- Conclusion-compassion matters.
Summary "In Compassionomics: The Revolutionary Scientific Evidence that Caring Makes a Difference, physician scientists Stephen Trzeciak and Anthony Mazzarelli uncover the eye-opening data that compassion could be a wonder drug for the 21st century. Now, for the first time ever, a rigorous review of the science - coupled with captivating stories from the front lines of medicine - demonstrates that human connection in health care matters in astonishing ways. Never before has all the evidence been synthesized together in one place." --
Subject Empathy.
Delivery of Health Care.
Professional-Patient Relations.
Other Number jb2021071264
Alt Author Mazzarelli, Anthony, author.
Booker, Cory, writer of foreword.
ISBN 9781622181063 (paperback)