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Shifting the Paradigm

Engaging Patients as Peer Reviewers for Research Publications

In an article recently published in BMJ Health & Care Informatics (open access), Liz Salmi and Charlotte Blease provide guidance for patients and other “novices” serving as peer reviewers of research manuscripts submitted for publication. Patients and other lay people can contribute distinct perspectives that have been missing in the review process until recently. But […]

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Susan Carr Susan Carr is a medical editor and writer specializing in patient safety and engagement. In addition to curating the EngagingPatients blog, she produces publications for the Betsy Lehman Center in Boston and the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine. Susan lives and works in Lunenburg, Massachusetts.

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Patient Engagement

Patients Engaging as Partners in Research

Engaging in research is among many ways patients are improving the healthcare system and contributing to medical knowledge. Patients have always being involved in research as participants in clinical trials; now they are also helping to design, implement and evaluate research. PCORI—the Patient Controlled Outcomes Research Institute)—is one such program that includes patients as equal […]

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Susan Carr Susan Carr is a medical editor and writer specializing in patient safety and engagement. In addition to curating the EngagingPatients blog, she produces publications for the Betsy Lehman Center in Boston and the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine. Susan lives and works in Lunenburg, Massachusetts.

Susan Carr has 176 post(s) at EngagingPatients.org

Check out my: Twitter