Sabina Hunziker Schütz

Prof. Dr. med.
Sabina Hunziker Schütz, MPH

Deputy Chief Psychosomatics
Senior Physician Medical Communications

University Hospital Basel

Phone +41 61 328 52 62



Research Focus

Critical Care & Respiratory Medicine

Area of Research

Effects of communication in different clinical settings: comparison of communication directly in front of the patient or preliminary discussion in the room regarding patient knowledge and understanding of diagnosis and therapy. Communicating with relatives of critically ill patients and the impact on morbidity. Effect of communication in emergency situations on medical performance.

Approved Research Projects



National Collaborations

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Research Team