TITLE

shared decision

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1984
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "shared decision" is presented. It refers to an approach to health care decision making that involves a negotiated agreement between the patient and health care professional. Both the physician and patient need to be rational and competent to make such decision successful.
ACCESSION #
21245522

 

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