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Patient Decision Aids & Shared Decision Making
This page collects some basic materials relating to patient decision aids and shared decision making. The materials are grouped into the following categories:
Articles by Professor Pope
Presentations by Professor Pope
Federal statutes and regulations
Washington State statutes and regulations
Other statutes and regulations
1. Articles by Professor Pope
New Regulations Require Better Communication With Patients Who Have Disabilities and Limited English Proficiency
ASCO POST (January 25, 2019).
Law and Ethics in Oncology: Decision Aids Reflect Patients’ Values and Preferences for Care. So Why Aren’t More Oncologists Using Them?
ASCO POST (May 10, 2018).
Certified Patient Decision Aids: Solving Persistent Problems with Informed Consent Law
, 45(1) JOURNAL OF LAW, MEDICINE & ETHICS 12-40 (2017).
Revolutionizing Informed Consent: Empowering Patients with Certified Decision Aids
, 10 THE PATIENT - PATIENT CENTERED OUTCOMES RESEARCH (2017) (with Daniel S. Lessler).
Emerging Legal Issues for Providers in the US, in
SHARED DECISION MAKING IN HEALTHCARE: ACHIEVING EVIDENCE-BASED PATIENT CHOICE (Oxford University Press 2016) (with Benjamin Moulton).
Patient Rights, in
OXFORD TEXTBOOK OF CRITICAL CARE (Webb, Angus, Finfer, Gattioni & Singer eds., Oxford University Press forthcoming 2015) (with Douglas B. White).
Legal Briefing: Informed Consent in the Clinical Context,
25(2) JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ETHICS 152-174 (2014) (with Melinda Hexum).
Legal Briefing: Shared Decision Making and Patient Decision Aids,
24(1) JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ETHICS 70-80 (2013) (with Mindy Hexum).
Clinicians May Not Administer Life-Sustaining Treatment without Consent: Civil, Criminal, and Disciplinary Sanctions,
9 JOURNAL OF HEALTH & BIOMEDICAL LAW 213-296 (2013).
Legal Briefing: The New Patient Self Determination Act,
24(2) JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ETHICS 156-167 (2013).
Legal Briefing: POLST (Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment),
23(4) J. CLINICAL ETHICS 353-376 (2012) (with Mindy Hexum).
Legal Briefing: Informed Consent,
21(1) J. CLINICAL ETHICS 72-82 (2010).
The Maladaptation of Miranda to Advance Directives: A Critique of the Implementation of the Patient Self Determination Act,
9 HEALTH MATRIX 139-202 (1999).
Emerging Legal Issues for Providers in the US, in SHARED DECISION MAKING IN HEALTH CARE (Oxford University Press 2016)
Informed Consent in the Clinical Context, J CLINICAL ETHICS (2014) (page 1)
Shared Decision Making and Patient Decision Aids, J CLINICAL ETHICS (2013) (page 1)
Clinicians May Not Administer Life-Sustaining Treatment Without Consent: Civil, Criminal, and Disciplinary Sanctions, J HEALTH & BIOMEDICAL L (2013)
2. Presentations by Professor Pope
Pope - ICCH Slides (Sept. 2018)
Patient Decision Aids, Harvard-CTAC (April 18, 2018)
Poster on Certified Decision Aids (IAB June 2016)
Certified Decision Aids PPT for ASLME (June 2016)
Poster for IAB2016
3. Federal Statutes & Regulations
Affordable Care Act, section 3506
CMS, Proposed Decision Memo for Screening for Lung Cancer with Low Dose Computed Tomography (LDCT)
CMS, Proposed Decision Memo for Percutaneous Left A l Appendage (LAA) Closure Therapy
4. Washington State Statutes & Regulations
Rev. Code Wash. 7.70.060
Washington Admin. Code 182-60
Washington HCA, Certification Fact Sheet (2016)
Washington HCA, Certification Criteria (2016)
Washington HCA, Certification Process (2016)
Washington HCA, Certification Application (2016)
5. Other Statutes & Regulations
6. Major Reports
IOM< Shared Decision Making Strategies (2014)
National Quality Forum, Decision Aids Project