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How patients' experiences contribute to decision making: illustrations from DIPEx (personal experiences of health and illness).

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AIM: To describe how people use their and other people's experiences ('experiential evidence') in making health care decisions. BACKGROUND: People faced with health decisions may employ not only clinical evidence and advice, but also their own previous experiences and the experiences of others who have faced similar decisions. Professionals have taken little notice of people's use of such experiential evidence and its importance in practice; acknowledging it would improve communication with ...

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Journal:
Journal of nursing management More from this journal
Volume:
16
Issue:
4
Pages:
433-439
Publication date:
2008-05-01
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EISSN:
1365-2834
ISSN:
0966-0429
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:220722
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uuid:8e3204b7-668a-456c-a119-2a91ed204e1b
Local pid:
pubs:220722
Source identifiers:
220722
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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