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"What Did the Doctor Say? Health Literacy and Recall of Medical Instructions"

Click here to read this article from McCarthy et. al in Medical Care, Vol. 50(4), 277-282.


Providing Care for Cancer Survivors in Integrated Health Care Delivery Systems: Practices, Challenges, and Research Opportunities

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Articles on Patient Centered Care and Goal Oriented Patient Care

Click here to read "Defining 'Patient-Centered Medicine'" by Charles L. Bardes, M.D.
Click here to read "Shared Decision Making--The Pinnacle of Patient-Centered Care" by Michale J. Barry, M.D. and Susan Edgman-Levitan, P.A.
Click here to read "Goal-Oriented Patient Care--An Alternative Health Outcomes Paradigm" by David B. Reuben, M.D. and Mary E. Tinetti, M.D.


The Journal of Health Communication Marks Its 100th Issue

In celebration of the 100th Issue of Journal of Health Communication, Volume 17, Issue 1, 2012 is available for FREE to read and download for a limited time!


Kill Peer Review or Reform It?

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A Framework to Facilitate the Use of Systematic Reviews and Meta-analyses in the Design of Primary Research Studies

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Transcript: Patient-Centeredness in Policy and Practice: A Conference on Evidence, Programs, and Implications

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Revisiting Issues, Drawbacks and Opportunities with Observational Studies in Comparative Effectiveness Research

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Enriching Patient-Centered Care in Serious Illness: A Focus on Patients' Experiences of Agency

Click here to read this journal article from The Milbank Quarterly.


From The Wall Street Journal: Risk of False Positives in Mammograms

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From The New York Times: Finding Little Comfort in the Statistics of Survival

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From The Oregonian: Study: Living in poor neighborhood can hurt health

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From NCI: Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants Could Alleviate Projected Oncology Workforce Shortage

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Will It Work Here? A Decisionmaker's Guide to Adopting Innovations

by Cindy Brach, AHRQ; Nancy Lenfestey, Amy Roussel, Jacqueline Amoozegar, and Asta Sorenson, RTI International

The Guide helps users determine if an innovation would be a good fit-or an appropriate stretch-for their health care organization by asking a series of questions. It links users to actionable Web-based tools and presents case studies that illustrate how other organizations have addressed these questions.

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Providing Care for Cancer Survivors in Integrated Health Care Delivery Systems: Practices, Challenges, and Research Opportunities

Click here to read the abstract from the Journal of Oncology Practice.


Articles on Patient Centered Care and Goal Oriented Patient Care

Click here to read "Defining 'Patient-Centered Medicine'" by Charles L. Bardes, M.D.
Click here to read "Shared Decision Making--The Pinnacle of Patient-Centered Care" by Michale J. Barry, M.D. and Susan Edgman-Levitan, P.A.
Click here to read "Goal-Oriented Patient Care--An Alternative Health Outcomes Paradigm" by David B. Reuben, M.D. and Mary E. Tinetti, M.D.


The Journal of Health Communication Marks Its 100th Issue

In celebration of the 100th Issue of Journal of Health Communication, Volume 17, Issue 1, 2012 is available for FREE to read and download for a limited time!


Kill Peer Review or Reform It?

Click here to read the article.


A Framework to Facilitate the Use of Systematic Reviews and Meta-analyses in the Design of Primary Research Studies

Click here to read the article.


Transcript: Patient-Centeredness in Policy and Practice: A Conference on Evidence, Programs, and Implications

Click here to read the transcript.


Revisiting Issues, Drawbacks and Opportunities with Observational Studies in Comparative Effectiveness Research

Click here to read the article.


Enriching Patient-Centered Care in Serious Illness: A Focus on Patients' Experiences of Agency

Click here to read this journal article from The Milbank Quarterly.


From The Wall Street Journal: Risk of False Positives in Mammograms

Click here to read the article.


From The New York Times: Finding Little Comfort in the Statistics of Survival

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From The Oregonian: Study: Living in poor neighborhood can hurt health

Click here to read the article


From NCI: Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants Could Alleviate Projected Oncology Workforce Shortage

Click here to read the article.