Oct. 22, 2018 Europe
Engaging and empowering people and communities, Coordinating services within and across sectors, Creating an enabling environment
Patient vs. Community Engagement: Emerging Issues
The value proposition of including patients at each step of the research process is that patient perspectives and preferences can have a positive impact on both the science and the outcomes of comparative effectiveness research. How to accomplish engagement and the extent to which approaches to community engagement inform strategies for effective engagement need to be examined to address conducting and accelerating comparative effectiveness research.
The objective was to examine how various perspectives and diverse training lead investigators and patients to conflicting positions on how best to advance engagement.
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