During an abdominal ultrasound, the patient is reacting poorly to the student‘s questions and is not being very cooperative.
- Demonstrate effective communication with an uncooperative patient.
- Demonstrate conflict de-escalation strategies.
- Identify potential underlying causes for a patient’s agitation.
Simulation Modality:Virtual gaming simulation / virtual patient
This simulation’s scenario and script were formally peer-reviewed by two external institutions, then the final simulation was pilot tested by several students on a student testing committee then as part of the Virtu-WIL Student Program’s rollout.
Keywords:293, Affinity Learning
DuBois L. Managing a Challenging Patient Interaction. Simulation resource published by Simulation Canada; 2023. Available from https://simulationcanada.ca/scenario/managing-a-challenging-patient-interaction/.Copy Citation
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Undergraduate / post-secondary
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