Patient Decision Aids Improve Decision Quality and Patient Experience and Reduce Surgical Rates in Routine Orthopaedic Care: A Prospective Cohort Study.

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BACKGROUND Patient decision aids are effective in randomized controlled trials, yet little is known about their impact in routine care. The purpose of this study was to examine whether decision aids increase shared decision-making when used in routine care. METHODS A prospective study was designed to evaluate the impact of a quality improvement project to… (More)
DOI: 10.2106/JBJS.16.01045

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