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Research You Can Use

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A Spanish translation of this publication is available to download under "Additional Files" below.

Shared Decision Making (SDM) is the process in which provider and consumers participate in all phases of the decision making process and together negotiate a treatment to implement. This report summarizes the report and recommendations from the 2009 SDM Summit.

Originally published as: Research You Can Use, Issue 1, 2011.

Subject Area

Policy, Service Systems


Shared decision making, Spanish

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Jonathan Delman, Mary Ellen G. Foti, Lisa Mistler, and Tamar Skolnick


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