Empowering Patients As Decision-Makers in the Context of Early Stage Prostate Cancer

Patients with early stage prostate cancer must choose between multiple treatment options. Past attempts to empower patients as consumers in this medical context have been relatively unsuccessful. In two field studies, we design and test the effect of two unique interventions (informed by behavioral decision theory) on patient empowerment.



Citation:

Karen Scherr, Mary Frances Luce, and Peter Ubel (2016) ,"Empowering Patients As Decision-Makers in the Context of Early Stage Prostate Cancer", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 44, eds. Page Moreau, Stefano Puntoni, and , Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 26-31.

Authors

Karen Scherr, Duke University, USA
Mary Frances Luce, Duke University, USA
Peter Ubel, Duke University, USA



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 44 | 2016



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