Studies examine the patient's role in...

Studies examine the patient's role in healthcare decision-making

There are 1 comment on the News Tribune story from Jun 2, 2013, titled Studies examine the patient's role in healthcare decision-making. In it, News Tribune reports that:

In any discussion of healthcare, there's always a lot of emphasis on empowering patients, making patients active participants in their care and keeping patients fully informed of their situation.

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Philip Ryan

Kansas City, MO

#1 Jun 8, 2013
The patient is indeed the one and only person in-charge of his or her own health. Doctors can only do so much if the patient is unwilling to try treatments. I have read several articles and this one blog has really opened my eyes on kidney problems.

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