Internal medicine trainee self-assessments of end-of-life communication skills do not predict assessments of patients, families, or clinician-evaluators.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Journal of palliative medicine, Volume 15, Issue 4, p.418-26 (2012)


2012, Clinical Research Division, May 2012


To investigate the strength of association between trainees' self-assessments of the quality of their end-of-life communication skills and the assessments of their patients, patients' families, and clinician-evaluators.