Dr. Barry is quoted in a WBUR piece about the role of shared decision making and active surveillance in breast cancer treatment. WBUR is covering the changing face of cancer their series This Moment in Cancer.
Author: MGH Health Decision Sciences Center
How One Family Tackled The ‘Team Sport’ Of Tough Prostate Cancer Choices
Dr. Barry weighs in on family decision making about prostate cancer screening and treatment. Read the WBUR piece here.
Patient Decision Aids Work in Orthopaedics
Dr. Karen Sepucha’s work on the integration of decision aids to foster shared decision making and improve patients medical decisions is featured in Orthobuzz.
Uninformed Patients Have Worse Surgical Outcomes
Dr. Sepucha recently presented a study on decision making in joint replacement surgery at the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons 2017 Annual Meeting. Read the Medscape article here.
How to Get Patients to Take More Control of Their Medical Decisions
Dr. Simmons was quoted in a recent Wall Street Journal article about shared decision making.