Patient-centredness in chronic illness: what is it and does it matter?

  title={Patient-centredness in chronic illness: what is it and does it matter?},
  author={Susan Michie and J. Miles and J. Weinman},
  journal={Patient education and counseling},
  volume={51 3},
The evidence as to whether patient-centredness is associated with beneficial physical and psychological outcomes is inconsistent. This review of published research on health care communication in chronic illness investigates whether (i) studies of patient-centred consultations use distinctive concepts, (ii) different concepts are differentially associated with health outcomes. Studies of patients with a chronic illness consulting a health professional were included if they measured health… CONTINUE READING


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