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Goal 3: Advance Translational Research

Improving patient-clinician communication and decision-making for patients wiith serious heart, lung or blood diseases

How can we ensure that patients with serious heart, lung, or blood diseases fully understand their prognosis, treatment options, and the risks and benefits of those options and help them make decisions that fully incorporate their own personal values, goals, and treatment preferneces?


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Goal 1: Promote Human Health

Achieving Excellence in Health and Science Communication

At least two thirds of US adults use the internet to access health information. The accuracy and quality of health and science information found on news media websites, corporate websites of the healthcare industry, blogs of healthcare providers and social media networks varies widely.

Nevertheless, this information can have a profound influence on the healthcare-related decision-making of patients. The anti-vaccination... more »


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