In 2018, the PM Society’s Patient Engagement Interest Group surveyed doctors across both primary and secondary care on patient information. This factsheet series looks at how doctors use patient information in practice, what sources they use most, the perceived impact on patients and the barriers to patients accessing good quality information.

Below, the third factsheet in the series looks at barriers that doctors perceive in the uptake of healthcare information by patients, the consequences of poor understanding of the provided information and the key reasons doctors have identified for patients not being informed.

Read the full fact sheet here