TITLE

Shared Decision Making for Treatment of Cancer: Challenges and Opportunities

AUTHOR(S)
Katz, Steven J.; Belkora, Jeffrey; Elwyn, Glyn
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
Journal of Oncology Practice;May2014, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p206
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the increasing pressure on physicains to engage patients and their families in treatment decision making due to the growing emphasis on patient-centered oncology care. Topics discussed include objectives of shared decision making (SDM) with patients, improving measurement of SDM, and interventions to improve SDM in clinical encounters.
ACCESSION #
96031371

 

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