Brief thoughts on a change in consent case law…

I am interested in the way in which clinicians interact with patients to share information. One obvious example of this is in the discussion of treatment options, and I’ve published a small research project looking at the manner in which consultant psychiatrists address ideas of ‘shared decision making’ in relation to antipsychotic prescribing (Shepherd, A.,…

BIGSPD conference – reflections

I attended a conference last week in Leeds, the BIGSPD 16th annual conference. I was able to present a paper there describing themes emerging from a systematic review I’ve carried out as part of my PhD – I’ll put the presentation on my other, PhD related, blog site. For this blog I wanted to think…