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Integration at Any Price: The Case of the NHS National Programme for Information Technology

Justin Keen

in Paradoxes of Modernization: Unintended Consequences of Public Policy Reform

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199573547
eISBN:
9780191722677
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573547.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Public Management, Organization Studies

This chapter examines the unintended consequences of a huge technology-based modernization project: the NHS National Programme for Information Technology in England. The project was envisaged by ... More


Patient information

Claire Read

in An Introduction to Clinical Governance and Patient Safety

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199558612
eISBN:
9780191595011
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199558612.003.0040
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The NHS Plan made patient information a key aspect of health care provision. The Plan made clear that providing appropriate information to service users was crucial to meeting the overriding goal of ... More


Direct-to-Consumer Advertising: Status Quo and Suggestions to Enhance the Delivery of Independent Medication Information

Wolf-Dieter Ludwig and Gisela Schott

in Better Doctors, Better Patients, Better Decisions: Envisioning Health Care 2020

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262016032
eISBN:
9780262298957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016032.003.0018
Subject:
Psychology, Health Psychology

Direct-to-consumer advertising (DTCA) of prescription drugs has become a focus of public policy concern and academic research. Through it, pharmaceutical companies influence major parts of the health ... More


Cancer Risk Communication and Comprehension

KAREN M. EMMONS, CARA CUITE, and ERIKA WATERS

in Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195149616
eISBN:
9780199865062
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195149616.003.0069
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter presents a summary of key issues that must be considered in risk communication. There has been a long-standing effort to improve patient understanding of the risks and benefits of ... More


Stylistics of healthcare discourse

Martin Solly

in The Stylistics of Professional Discourse

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780748691692
eISBN:
9781474418546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748691692.003.0003
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter looks at the language of medicine, at communication in the various spheres of healthcare, and more specifically at the use of language in these settings. The first part outlines the ... More


Using interventions with patients before clinical encounters to encourage their participation: A systematic review

Marjan Faber, Sandra van Dulmen, and Paul Kinnersley

in Shared Decision Making in Health Care: Achieving evidence-based patient choice

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780198723448
eISBN:
9780191790096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723448.003.0025
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Patients often do not get all the information they want or need during the clinical encounter. Interventions directly targeting patients can support patients to gather the information that they ... More


General Conclusions

Andreas-Holger Maehle

in Contesting Medical Confidentiality: Origins of the Debate in the United States, Britain, and Germany

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226404820
eISBN:
9780226404967
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226404967.003.0005
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The conclusions of this book reflect on the conflict between individual and collective interests within the historical debates over medical confidentiality, and highlight the use of public interest ... More


Contesting Medical Confidentiality: Origins of the Debate in the United States, Britain, and Germany

Andreas-Holger Maehle

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226404820
eISBN:
9780226404967
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226404967.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Privacy and medical confidentiality are currently issues of considerable public concern, especially regarding the management and sharing of patient information in health databases. This book for the ... More


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