Sophie Lelorain

- HDR [Habilitée à Diriger des Recherches - accredited research director], Health psychology, Medical communication
  • Domaines de recherche

    medical empathy; emotional skills; oncology; therapeutic patient education; quality of life

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Sophie Lelorain

- HDR [Habilitée à Diriger des Recherches - accredited research director], Health psychology, Medical communication

Axes de recherche

Key words:

  • Health Psychology
  • Medical Empathy, compasssion, medical communication, doctor-patient relationships, empathic accuracy
  • Cancer, oncology; chronic diseases
  • Therapeutic Patient Education: healthcare professionals implication - patient adherence
  • Emotional skills in health
  • Palliative care research, advanced cancer patients' needs

 

Current Research topics:

 

  • The impact of medical empathy and patient emotional skills on patient outcomes in diverse settings : cancer settings, chronic diseases (including the impact of the GP and the pharmacists on patient outcomes), and nursing home for the elderly
  • Predictors of patients' uptake of Therapeutic Patient Education Programs and of obese women adapted behaviors during pregnancy