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Spotlight on Evidence Synthesis Program

The Effects of Shared Decision Making on Cancer Screening: A Systematic Review

by Linda Kinsinger, MD, MPH ; Sarah Lillie, PhD, MPH
Seminar date: 1/7/2015

Description: The Evidence-based Synthesis Program Center supported a systematic review of shared decision making interventions to facilitate breast, colorectal, and prostate cancer screening. Twenty-three randomized controlled trials were identified for inclusion in the review. We will present a narrative synthesis of the findings. Target audience: Clinicians who engage with their patients on cancer screening decisions and health services researchers interested in studying the process and outcomes of shared decision making.

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