Pierre-André Michaud
University of Lausanne
PsychiatryPsychologyNursingHealth careMotivational interviewingAdolescent healthEuropean unionMedicine
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Publications 7
#1Philippe ChastonayH-Index: 10
Last. Laurent BernheimH-Index: 28
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Last. Dagmar M. HallerH-Index: 17
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Many young people have difficulties requesting medical or psychosocial support, although some badly need it. This difficulty is related to the fact that, as part of their search for autonomy, young people prefer to solve their problems by themselves. To improve the quality of care, the World Health Organization, UNICEF and allied organizations have developed the concept of "Youth friendly health services". This concept includes policies and strategies to improve the accessibility and flexibility...
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#1Jean-Bernard Daeppen (UNIL: University of Lausanne)H-Index: 32
#2Cristiana Fortini (UNIL: University of Lausanne)H-Index: 3
Last. Jacques Gaume (UNIL: University of Lausanne)H-Index: 22
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Abstract Objective To examine the effectiveness of motivational interviewing (MI) training among medical students. Methods All students ( n =131) (year 5) at Lausanne Medical School, Switzerland were randomized into an experimental or a control group. After a training in basic communication skills (control condition), an 8-h MI training was completed by 84.8% students in the exprimental group. One week later, students in both groups were invited to meet with two standardized patients. MI skills ...
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#2Joan-Carles SurisH-Index: 25
Last. Jean-Jacques CheseauxH-Index: 10
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#1Dagmar M. Haller (University of Geneva)H-Index: 17
#2Pierre-André Michaud (UNIL: University of Lausanne)H-Index: 33
Last. Françoise Narring (Geneva College)H-Index: 18
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Data from studies in the United States suggest that young people engaging in health-compromising behaviors have lower access to health care. Using data from a Swiss national survey we tested the hypothesis that in a country with universal insurance coverage, adolescents engaging in health-compromising behaviors access primary care to the same extent as those who do not engage in these behaviors.
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