Influence of clinical communication on patients' decision making on participation in clinical trials.

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PURPOSE To investigate how communication among physicians, patients, and family/companions influences patients' decision making about participation in clinical trials. PATIENTS AND METHODS We video recorded 235 outpatient interactions occurring among oncologists, patients, and family/companions (if present) at two comprehensive cancer centers. We combined… (More)
DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2007.14.8114

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@article{Albrecht2008InfluenceOC, title={Influence of clinical communication on patients' decision making on participation in clinical trials.}, author={Terrance Lynn Albrecht and Susan S Eggly and Marci E. J. Gleason and Felicity W. K. Harper and Tanina Suzanne Foster and Amy M Peterson and Heather Orom and Louis A. Penner and John C. Ruckdeschel}, journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology}, year={2008}, volume={26 16}, pages={2666-73} }