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Motivational interviewing in medical care settings: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

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Objective: Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a method for encouraging people to make behavioral changes to improve health outcomes. We used systematic review and meta-analysis to investigate MI's efficacy in medical care settings. Methods: Database searches located randomized clinical trials that compared MI to comparison conditions and isolated the unique effect of MI within medical care settings. Results: Forty-eight studies (9618 participants) were included. The overall effect showed a sta...

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10.1016/j.pec.2013.07.012

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Lundahl, B More by this author
Butters, R More by this author
Tollefson, D More by this author
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Journal:
Patient Education and Counseling
Volume:
93
Issue:
2
Pages:
157-168
Publication date:
2013-11-05
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EISSN:
1873-5134
ISSN:
0738-3991
URN:
uuid:27bba6a1-a1f0-42cc-b5f4-0fc24e2423a5
Source identifiers:
438014
Local pid:
pubs:438014

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