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what are the goals of realistc medicine

-build a personalised approach to care
-change our style to shared decision making
-reduce necessary variation in practice and outcomes
-reduce harm and waste
-manage risk better
-become improvers and innovators


how can you show patient risk reduction

assign tool


what is a citizen's panel

large demographically representative group of people regularly used to assess peoples preference and opinions


what are 5 questions a patient should ask

-is this test really needed
-what are the potential benefits and risks
-what are the possible side effects
-are there simpler, safer or alternative treatments
-what would happen if I did nothing ?


what makes a good doctor

-good listener


what makes a good consultation

-feeling listened to, not rushed
-clear communciation