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Table 3 All communication categories.

From: Frequency of GP communication addressing the patient's resources and coping strategies in medical interviews: a video-based observational study

  N Minimum Maximum Mean Standard Deviation Sum
All turns 145 7 198 60,2 27,3 8741
All general RIAS communication codes 145 6 194 59,0 26,4 8556
All ARCS communication codes 145 0 33 1,2 3,4 185
Social talk 145 0 31 3,9 5,1 577
Biomedical questions 145 0 49 10,8 7,5 1578
Biomedical information 145 0 62 13,9 9,9 2022
Questions about lifestyle and psychosocial issues 145 0 62 7,9 8,4 1153
Information about lifestyle and psychosocial issues 145 0 41 6,0 7,2 871
Gives orientation 145 0 27 7,5 5,5 1101
Facilitation 145 0 35 6,3 5,6 917
Empathy 145 0 14 2,2 2,7 326
Shows disapproval 145 0 2 0,1 0,2 11
Residual, unintelligible 145 0 18 3,2 3,1 475
  1. Presented in mean values per consultation across the 145 consultations.