The powers of participatory medicine

PLoS Biol. 2014 Apr 15;12(4):e1001837. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1001837. eCollection 2014 Apr.


Does participatory medicine always empower patients, or could it also serve as a tool to shift responsibilities from other actors to individual patients?

MeSH terms

  • Genetic Testing*
  • Health Records, Personal*
  • Humans
  • Patient Participation
  • Practice Patterns, Physicians'*
  • Risk

Grant support

No specific funding was received for this work.