Book Navigation
 

Patients and Consumers Resources

English language

US:

AHRQ - NGC Links to Patient Resources

National Guideline Clearinghouse™ (NGC) has selected web sites that contain information and/or links to information designed especially for patients.

UK:

NICE - Patient, Carer and Public Involvement

This section of the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) website outlines the opportunities available for patient, carer and public involvement in the development of NICE guidance.

PRODIGY - Patient Information Leaflets

Patient Information Leaflets (PIL) are integral part of PRODIGY guidance.

SIGN - Patient Involvement in Guideline Development

The Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN) outlines how patients are involved in the development of SIGN guidelines.

NZ:

NZGG - Evidence for Consumer

NZGG offers a variety of resources on evidence for consumers.

Papers:

Kelson M. Patient Involvement in Clinical Guideline Development - where are we now? Journal of Clinical Governance 2001;9:169-74.

Journal of Clinical Governance article, reproduced with permission from Radcliffe Publishing, Oxford.

Kelson M. The National Guidelines and Audit Patient Involvement Unit. Journal of Clinical Excellence 2002;4:194-5.

Journal of Clinical Excellence article, reproduced with permission from Radcliffe Publishing, Oxford.

German language

DE:

AQuMed/AEZQ - German Clearinghouse for Patient Information (GCPI)

GCP offers a free gateway to reliable consumer and patient information in German language (introduction in English).

AQuMed/AEZQ - Patient Information

Patient information developed within the German National Disease Management Guidelines Programme of the German Medical Society, the Association of the Scientific Medical Societies in Germany and the National Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians.

AWMF - Patient and Consumer Guideline Abstracts

German language guidelines for patients from the Association of Scientific Medical Societies (AWMF).

G-BA - Patient Participation Procedures

The Joint Federal Committee informs about the procedures of patient participation in decision making on medical provision in Germany.

IQWiG - Health Information

Health information site of the German Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care.

French language

FR:

SOR - Cancer patients resources

Gateway to cancer related patient and consumer information in French language.

 
Page last updated: Dec 05, 2013
Copyright © 2002-2016 Guidelines International Network.
All rights reserved

The Guidelines International Network is formally constituted as a Scottish Guarantee Company under Company Number SC243691 and recognised as a Scottish Charity under Scottish Charity Number SC034047 with its Registered Office at J. & H. Mitchell W.S., 51 Atholl Road, Pitlochry, Perthshire PH16 5BU, Scotland.

Back to top