"One of the difficulties I face with doctors is trying to make them understand that knowing everything about a disease doesn’t mean they know what it is like to live with it" #BMJOpinion #PatientsIncluded
Patient expert's main roles in medical team: to support patients to adhere to their treatment and give them information on living as well as they can with their disease. Patients value interaction with someone living with the same condition.
Paola Kruger talks about how she became a patient expert and helps provide support to other patients with her condition #BMJOpinion #PatientsIncluded
"One of the difficulties I face with doctors is trying to make them understand that knowing everything about a disease doesn’t mean they know what it is like to live with it" Paola Kruger: The role of a patient expert in a medical team
Paola Kruger: The role of a patient expert in a medical team - The BMJ ⁦⁩ fascinating write up