[PDF] Patient-centred professionalism : defining the public's expectation of doctors

Source:
Picker Institute Europe
Publisher:
Picker Institute Europe
Publication date:
30 April 2008

Abstract

This paper is the result of a project which aimed to come towards a definition of patient-centred professionalism in medicine in order to be able to apply it to practice. The project also aimed to embed patient-centredness within medical practice standards, education and regulation.