What is the evidence that sharing information with patients improves treatment outcomes?
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Presentation
- By: RAYNOR, DK Theo (University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom)
There is ample evidence that sharing information is what people taking medicines want, and that it is necessary in order for them to become partners in decisions about their medicine taking. In the latter scenario patients can engage with their prescribers in an open discussion about their respective perspectives. This should lead to agreed.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.