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Visualising Conversation Structure across Time: Insights into Effective Doctor-Patient Consultations

Figure 1

Conceptual Recurrence Plot of 13 utterances and 4 corresponding recurrence elements from a Doctor/Patient consultation.

The Patient is coloured red and the Doctor is coloured blue. Conceptual recurrence between the Patient and the Doctor is indicated by a half/half coloured square, and self-recurrence is in the speaker’s own colour.

Figure 1