The objective of this study was to compare the effectiveness of a gist reasoning training program and plain language medicine guides, used alone and together, versus standard care in helping patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) make informed decisions about medicine.

Project page: Comparing Two Programs for Helping Patients Make Informed Decisions about Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment
Principal Investigator: Susan Blalock, PhD, MPH
Organization: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Original project title: Enhancing Patient Ability to Understand and Utilize Complex Information Concerning Medication Self-Management
HSRProj ID: 20162040
ClinicalTrials.gov ID: NCT02820038

To cite this document, please use: Blalock SJ, Hunt C, Hickey G, et al. (2020). Comparing Two Programs for Helping Patients Make Informed Decisions about Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment. Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). https://doi.org/10.25302/12.2020.CDR.150227819

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