Journal Article

Effectiveness of interventions designed to promote patient involvement to enhance safety: a systematic review.

Hall J; Peat M; Birks Y; Golder S; Patient Involvement in Patient Safety Group; PIPS Group; Entwistle V; Gilbody S; Mansell P; McCaughan D; Sheldon T; Watt I; Williams B; Wright J.

This systematic review found limited evidence linking engagement of patients in safety to improved safety or clinical outcomes, with the exception of programs to encourage self-management of oral anticoagulants.