Strategies to help patients understand risks

@article{Paling2003StrategiesTH,
  title={Strategies to help patients understand risks},
  author={John Paling},
  journal={BMJ : British Medical Journal},
  year={2003},
  volume={327},
  pages={745 - 748}
}
  • J. Paling
  • Published 25 September 2003
  • Medicine
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
Explaining risks to patients in an effective way is an essential part of ensuring that consent is “informed.” A consultant in risk communication discusses the strategies that can help doctors to communicate risks clearly, and thereby also build closer relationships with their patients Fig 2 Paling Perspective Scale ©–for giving perspective to risks of low order of probability.16 From research report by Small P et al17 Fig 3 Paling Palette© –for displaying most medical risks with a… 
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