Chief Medical Officer 's Third Annual Report: Practising Realistic Medicine
Realistic Medicine has always had people at its heart. This latest report, Practising Realistic Medicine, aims to move the conversation on from a set of guiding principles to a discussion about how Realistic Medicine can be practically applied.
The report covers:
how we can: build a personalised approach to care;
change our style to shared decision making;
understand and manage medico-legal risk;
value our workforce;
tackle unwarranted harm and waste;
share knowledge; and
take a Realistic approach to population healthcare.
The report concludes with a summary of the health of the nation.