ICEs require skilled communicationBMJ 2016; 354 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i4393 (Published 15 August 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;354:i4393
- John E Sandars, professor in medical education
- Medical School, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2RX, UK
Snow clearly highlights the amateur attempts to identify a person’s belief system.1 The scene described is reminiscent of watching a fledgling magician perform a trick, where the audience simply cringes at what they see.
I remember the days when David Pendleton and colleagues enthusiastically introduced the concept of ICEs (ideas, concerns, and expectations) into …