The present contribution will describe the origin, development and main characteristics of the patientcentered medicine; the literature on patient-centeredness, in particular in the field of chronic disorders, will be discussed and the importance of this approach underlined; arguments about the importance of patient-centered medicine as theoretical frame founding and supporting the concept of patient engagement will be highlighted, considering that only within this medical epistemology the patient’s engagement can find a full and complete expression

The patient-centered medicine as the theoretical framework for patient engagement / Borghi, L.; Galli, F.; Vegni, E.. - (2016), pp. 25-39. [10.4018/978-1-4666-9992-2.ch002].

The patient-centered medicine as the theoretical framework for patient engagement

F. Galli;
2016

Abstract

The present contribution will describe the origin, development and main characteristics of the patientcentered medicine; the literature on patient-centeredness, in particular in the field of chronic disorders, will be discussed and the importance of this approach underlined; arguments about the importance of patient-centered medicine as theoretical frame founding and supporting the concept of patient engagement will be highlighted, considering that only within this medical epistemology the patient’s engagement can find a full and complete expression
9781466699922
File allegati a questo prodotto
Non ci sono file associati a questo prodotto.

I documenti in IRIS sono protetti da copyright e tutti i diritti sono riservati, salvo diversa indicazione.

Utilizza questo identificativo per citare o creare un link a questo documento: https://hdl.handle.net/11573/1570033
 Attenzione

Attenzione! I dati visualizzati non sono stati sottoposti a validazione da parte dell'ateneo

Citazioni
  • ???jsp.display-item.citation.pmc??? ND
  • Scopus ND
  • ???jsp.display-item.citation.isi??? ND
social impact