Patient-centered care in chronic disease management: a thematic analysis of the literature in family medicine.

@article{Hudon2012PatientcenteredCI,
  title={Patient-centered care in chronic disease management: a thematic analysis of the literature in family medicine.},
  author={Catherine Hudon and Martin Fortin and Jeannie L. Haggerty and Christine Loignon and Mireille Lambert and Marie-Eve Poitras},
  journal={Patient education and counseling},
  year={2012},
  volume={88 2},
  pages={170-6}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective was to provide a synthesis of the results of the research and discourse lines on main dimensions of patient-centered care in the context of chronic disease management in family medicine, building on Stewart et al.'s model. METHODS We developed search strategies for the Medline, Embase, and Cochrane databases, from 1980 to April 2009. All articles addressing patient-centered care in the context of chronic disease management in family medicine were included. A thematic… CONTINUE READING