Shared decision making: what do clinicians need to know and why should they bother?

Michele Levinson
Med J Aust 2014; 201 (9): . || doi: 10.5694/mja14.01003
Published online: 3 November 2014

To the Editor: The ideas expressed by Hoffman and colleagues1 are laudable. In an ideal situation, shared care as described can offer benefits to patients and doctors in choosing patient-centred appropriate care.

  • Michele Levinson

  • Cabrini-Monash University Department of Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC.


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