Research Output

Good practice in shared decision-making and consent

  The Scottish Government’s Health and Social Care Delivery Plan contains a commitment to reviewing the consent process for patients in Scotland with the General Medical Council and Academy of Medical Royal Colleges. This report supports that work, by setting out the findings of a review on the practice of consent and shared decision-making within NHS Scotland.

Research Findings 142/2018

  • Type:

    Research Report

  • Date:

    19 December 2018

  • Publication Status:


  • Library of Congress:

    RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine

  • Dewey Decimal Classification:

    362 Social welfare problems & services

  • Funders:

    Edinburgh Napier Funded


Wojcik, G. (2018). Good practice in shared decision-making and consent. Edinburgh: The Scottish Government



NHS Scotland, patients, clinical processes, health, wellbeing

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