Navigation Links
Physicians Favor Patient Involvement in Decision Making, But Cite Barriers Such as Time and Money
Date:3/19/2009

the lack of adequate time with patients as a major challenge, and they raise some concern about the ability of patients to understand all they need to know

Overwhelmingly, physicians responded that reimbursement for the use of patient decision aids and time spent counseling patients around decision choices would allow physicians to fully embrace the shared decision-making process.

For specific findings and the complete white paper, go to www.InformedMedicalDecisions.org.

For a summary of the Foundation's February 4, 2009 Research and Policy Forum, go to www.InformedMedicalDecisions.org.

The Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making's mission is to assure that people understand their choices and have the information they need to make sound decisions affecting their health and well being. The Foundation organizes and frames medical evidence in an unbiased manner to help people evaluate their options, particularly in instances where differences in individual preferences and perspectives are likely to affect personal choice.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. U.S. Rep. Connolly, Inova Health System Physicians, Public Health Groups Call for Congressional Action to Protect Kids from Tobacco
2. Aspirin recommendation underscores need for physicians and patients to discuss benefits and risk
3. U.S. Rep. Connolly, Inova Hospital Physicians, Public Health Groups Call for Congressional Action to Protect Kids From Tobacco
4. Health Insurers to Make Major Investment in Primary Care, Patients and Physicians to Benefit
5. HCD Research and Muhlenberg College Will Use an Index to Monitor Physicians and Consumers Perceptions of Health Care Reform
6. Greenway Medical Technologies Interoperability Engine, PrimeExchange, Allows Physicians to Securely Share Patient Data Amongst Wide Range of Providers in Patients Care Continuum
7. ITelagen Issues Healthcare Stimulus Advisory for Physicians
8. MDS Nordion Launches Improved TheraSphere(R) Administration System for Physicians
9. Obama to Allow Forcing Doctors to Do Abortions, Says the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS)
10. Survey: Few physicians support private banking of umbilical cord blood
11. Spokane Hospitals Engage Sound Inpatient Physicians(TM) as Hospitalists in Spokane
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/26/2014)... (PRWEB) November 26, 2014 With a ... surgeon Dr. Steven Meier has enhanced the user ... current and prospective patients an online destination for orthopedic ... excited to present the new and improved version of ... make it easier than ever for current and prospective ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... 26, 2014 GI for Life announced ... reductions in prices of their popular nutritional supplements: ... D3 . Discounts of 40% will be offered ... for Life’s proprietary ColoVite supplement is a scientifically formulated ... colon health. One easy-to-take colon vitamin with ALL the ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... 2014 Sonru, the video interviewing specialist, ... Operating Officer and Chief Marketing Officer, in addition to ... , Jeff Jones has been appointed as Chief Operating ... the role of Chief Marketing Officer. , Mr Jones ... 25-year career includes senior roles with The Walt Disney ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... 2014 Anthropologists have identified concrete ... and stopping Ebola, improve international support, and pave ... in West Africa. , The report, “Strengthening ... Anthropologists Offer Insights,” will be made public during ... Association (AAA), Fri., Dec. 5, 11 a.m., at ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... 26, 2014 Medical suction and vacuum ... of 5. This score represents steady growth in the ... to 2014 as a result of swelling demand for ... which are largely considered nondiscretionary. IBISWorld market research analyst, ... have some degree of flexibility, given the low level ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Los Angeles Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Steven Meier Announces Relaunch Of Practice Website 2Health News:GI For Life Slashes Prices by 40% on Liposomal Vitamin D3 and ColoVite Colon Health Formula for a Limited Time 2Health News:Sonru Expansion continues with appointment of new executive team and opening of new London base 2Health News:Anthropologists Release Recommendations, Better Practices to Contain Ebola 2Health News:Anthropologists Release Recommendations, Better Practices to Contain Ebola 3Health News:Medical Suction & Vacuum Products Procurement Category Market Research Report from IBISWorld has Been Updated 2Health News:Medical Suction & Vacuum Products Procurement Category Market Research Report from IBISWorld has Been Updated 3Health News:Medical Suction & Vacuum Products Procurement Category Market Research Report from IBISWorld has Been Updated 4
... Karolinska Institutet sheds light on the pathological course of ... to display amyloids demonstrable with a PET scanner has ... after death. One pathological characteristic of Alzheimer,s ... proteins to form amyloid plaques. However, it is not ...
... , TUESDAY, Dec. 14 (HealthDay News) -- Babies born ... of stress hormones, decreased muscle tone and other neurological and ... are that [the infants] are either more sensitive to stress ... less able to shut down their stress response," lead investigator ...
... A one-year follow-up study on seniors who participated in a ... as savings for the healthcare system. The research, conducted at ... Health and the University of British Columbia, is published today ... study is the first to examine whether both cognitive and ...
... News) -- About 40 percent of patients with incurable ... treatments, finds a new study. German researchers asked ... gliomas (tumors) about their use of alternative therapies. ... homeopathy, 31 percent used vitamin supplements and 29 percent ...
... Reporter , MONDAY, Dec. 13 (HealthDay News) -- Taxing ... minimal weight loss, although the revenues generated could be ... Adding to a spate of recent studies examining ... Duke-National University of Singapore (NUS) Graduate Medical School looked ...
... Expression of a toxic RNA that leads to Fragile X ... according to new research from U-M Medical School scientists., In ... Of Science Genetics, U-M,s Peter K. Todd, M.D., Ph.D., led ... toxic messenger RNA (mRNA) seen in the brains of those ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Unique case study on Alzheimer's disease 2Health News:Depression During Pregnancy Might Affect Baby 2Health News:Strength training for seniors provides cognitive function, economic benefits: VCH-UBC study 2Health News:Many Brain Tumor Patients Turn to Alternative Therapies 2Health News:Taxing Sodas Won't Spur Much Weight Loss, Study Says 2Health News:Taxing Sodas Won't Spur Much Weight Loss, Study Says 3Health News:U-M researchers discover way to block neurodegeneration in an adult form of Fragile X syndrome 2
(Date:11/26/2014)... 25, 2014  Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc. announced today ... agreement with Pii (Pharmaceutics International, Inc.) ( ... and Pii expect to develop and commercialize several ... Pii will develop, manufacture and supply the products, ... under its own label.  The drugs, comprised of ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... , Nov. 25, 2014 Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. ... Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference in New York ... a.m. PDT . Dr. Helen Torley , President ... The presentation will be webcast through the "Investors" section ... recording will be made available for 90 days following the ...
(Date:11/24/2014)...  Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA ) announced today ... and update at the Piper Jaffray 26 th Annual ... Eastern Time (5:30 a.m. Pacific Time), at The New York ... A live audio webcast of the presentation will be ... www.arenapharm.com . A replay of the presentation will be ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Breckenridge Pharmaceutical signs Multi-Product Generic Agreement with Pharmaceutics International, Inc. 2Halozyme Therapeutics To Present At The Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference 2Arena Pharmaceuticals to Present at Piper Jaffray 26th Annual Healthcare Conference 2Arena Pharmaceuticals to Present at Piper Jaffray 26th Annual Healthcare Conference 3
The 96 PW is an intelligent full microplate washer with a 96 needle wash head washing all wells simultaneously. This instrument gives high throughput and outstanding washing efficiency....
Stat Fax 2600 is fully automatic microplate washer....
... 1575 immunowash microplate washer ... needle position to perform ... maximize wash efficiency. This ... choice of wash that ...
... LMW Automated Microplate ... choice for any laboratory. ... sensor allows a precise ... residual volume, digitally controlled ...
Medicine Products: