The impact of the doctor's gender on the doctor-patient relationship in a Saudi obstetric and gynaecology clinic.
To identify female patients'preference of the doctor's sex and its effect on the doctor-patient communication during the consultation and on compliance with appointments.
A cross-sectional study using a self-administered Arabic questionnaire including questions on patient's preference and behaviour based on the doctor's gender.
The participants were 521 patients attending the gynaecology clinics of two hospitals in Riyadh during 2 weeks in February 1992.
Mots-clés Pascal : Relation médecin malade, Gynécologie, Médecin, Mâle, Homme, Arabie Saoudite, Asie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Physician patient relation, Gynecology, Physician, Male, Human, Saudi Arabia, Asia
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 95-0080260
Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 09/06/1995.