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Key Concepts for Informed Health Choices: a framework for helping people learn how to assess treatment claims and make informed choices.

Abstract:

Many claims about the effects of treatments, though well intentioned, are wrong. Indeed, they are sometimes deliberately misleading to serve interests other than the well-being of patients and the public. People need to know how to spot unreliable treatment claims so that they can protect themselves and others from harm. The ability to assess the trustworthiness of treatment claims is often lacking. Acquiring this ability depends on being familiar with, and correctly applying, some key concep...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Publisher copy:
10.1136/ebmed-2017-110829

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
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Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine Journal website
Volume:
23
Issue:
1
Pages:
29-33
Publication date:
2018-01-05
Acceptance date:
2017-12-08
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ISSN:
2515-4478
Pubs id:
pubs:822198
URN:
uri:2cf1d060-6df3-4f19-b16e-8b8c797b3f2e
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uuid:2cf1d060-6df3-4f19-b16e-8b8c797b3f2e
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