healthtalk.org provides free, reliable information about health issues, by sharing people's real-life experiences. It includes a range of information about shared decision-making, including what it is and why people might want or not want to be involved in decisions about their care. For each topic within shared decision making it includes a series of brief videos of patients talking about their experiences of that topic.
This case study briefly describes the process used to engage GP practices in Cardiff in shared decision making, as part of the Health Foundation's MAGIC programme.
Created by the Newcastle and Cardiff teams as part of the Health Foundation’s MAGIC programme, this series of overheads can be presented to explain the general concept of Shared Decision Making and some of the key skills needed and tools that support its implementation.