Improving Discussions on Treatment Options for Lupus Nephritis
Jasvinder Singh, MD, MPH, Endowed Professor of Musculoskeletal Outcomes Research at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, developed a decision aid under a PCORI-funded research study award to help African-American and Hispanic patients have quality discussions with their clinicians regarding treatment options for lupus nephritis, a rare disease that affects young women. His team is now working to expand the decision aid’s use in clinical practice with a PCORI Implementation award.
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