Program Name: When it is difficult to make a decision

Authors or developers

France Légaré
CHUQ Research Center
Laval University
Québec, Québec

Country / Language Canada/French
Creation or publication date 2004
Clinic context Primary care/various clinical domains
Target users Physicians, residents, nurses
Pre or post licensure Both pre and post-licensure
General objectives To recognize clinical situations in which the patient may experience difficulty making a decision.
To identify patients who are facing difficult decisions.
To identify the modifiable factors that contribute to the patient's decisional conflict.
To recognize the barriers and the facilitating factors to integrate shared decision making (SDM) in the practice of family medicine.
Format Group course with different educational activities