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The impact of patient and public involvement on UK NHS health care: a systematic review.

Mockford C, Staniszewska S, Griffiths F, et al. International journal for quality in health care : journal of the International Society for Quality in Health Care. 2012;24:28-38.

The United Kingdom's National Health System has emphasized the patient's role in improving the safety and quality of care. However, this systematic review found that there has been little rigorous evaluation of how patient involvement influences the effectiveness or cost of health care services.