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Audio-visual presentation of information for informed consent for participation in clinical trials. Anneliese Synnot, et al
Automated telephone communication systems for preventive healthcare and management of long-term conditions. Pawel Posadzki, et al
Consumer-providers of care for adult clients of statutory mental health services. Veronica Pitt, et al
Contracts between patients and healthcare practitioners for improving patients' adherence to treatment, prevention and health promotion activities. Xavier Bosch-Capblanch, et al
Cultural competence education for health professionals. Lidia Horvat, et al
Decision aids for people considering taking part in clinical trials. Katie Gillies, et al
Decision aids for people facing health treatment or screening decisions. Dawn Stacey, et al
Disclosing to parents newborn carrier status identified by routine blood spot screening. Sandy Oliver, et al
Effects of communicating DNA-based disease risk estimates on risk-reducing behaviours. Theresa M Marteau, et al
Email for clinical communication between healthcare professionals. Clare Goyder, et al
Email for clinical communication between patients/caregivers and healthcare professionals. Helen Atherton, et al
Email for the provision of information on disease prevention and health promotion. Prescilla Sawmynaden, et al
Face to face interventions for informing or educating parents about early childhood vaccination. Jessica Kaufman, et al
Family-centred care for hospitalised children aged 0-12 years. Linda Shields, et al
Framing of health information messages. Elie A Akl, et al
Goal setting and strategies to enhance goal pursuit for adults with acquired disability participating in rehabilitation. William MM Levack, et al
Information interventions for orienting patients and their carers to cancer care facilities. Raymond J Chan, et al
Interactive computer-based interventions for sexual health promotion. Julia V Bailey, et al
Interactive Health Communication Applications for people with chronic disease. Elizabeth Murray, et al
Interventions aimed at communities to inform and/or educate about early childhood vaccination. Ingvil Saeterdal, et al
Interventions before consultations for helping patients address their information needs. Paul Kinnersley, et al
Interventions for enhancing consumers' online health literacy. Josip Car, et al
Interventions for enhancing medication adherence. Robby Nieuwlaat, et al
Interventions for improving communication with children and adolescents about a family member's cancer. J Tim Scott, et al
Interventions for improving communication with children and adolescents about their cancer. Rita Ranmal, et al
Interventions for improving older patients' involvement in primary care episodes. Raymond Wetzels, et al
Interventions for improving patients' trust in doctors and groups of doctors. Alix Rolfe, et al
Interventions for providers to promote a patient-centred approach in clinical consultations. Francesca Dwamena, et al
Interventions for supporting informal caregivers of patients in the terminal phase of a disease. Bridget Candy, et al
Interventions implemented through sporting organisations for increasing participation in sport. Naomi Priest, et al
Interventions to enhance adherence to dietary advice for preventing and managing chronic diseases in adults. Sophie Desroches, et al
Interventions to improve safe and effective medicines use by consumers: an overview of systematic reviews. Rebecca Ryan, et al (Additional data tables: Overview results, Characteristics of included studies and Characteristics of excluded studies)
Interventions to promote informed consent for patients undergoing surgical and other invasive healthcare procedures. Paul Kinnersley, et al
Interventions to support the decision-making process for older people facing the possibility of long-term residential care. Michelle Gravolin, et al
Mass media interventions for reducing mental health-related stigma. Sarah Clement, et al
Methods of consumer involvement in developing healthcare policy and research, clinical practice guidelines and patient information material. Elin Stromme Nilsen, et al
Mobile phone messaging for communicating results of medical investigations. Ipek Gurol-Urganci, et al
Mobile phone messaging for facilitating self management of long-term illnesses. Thyra de Jongh, et al
Mobile phone messaging for preventive health care. Vlasta Vodopivec-Jamsek, et al
Mobile phone messaging reminders for attendance at healthcare appointments. Ipek Gurol-Urganci, et al
Multimedia educational interventions for consumers about prescribed and over the counter medications. Sabina Ciciriello, et al
Notification and support for people exposed to the risk of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD)(or other prion diseases) through medical treatment (iatrogenically). Rebecca Ryan, et al
Parents' and informal caregivers' views and experiences of communication about routine childhood vaccination: a synthesis of qualitative evidence. Heather MR Ames, et al
Peer support telephone calls for improving health. Jeremy Dale, et al
Personalised care planning for adults with chronic or long-term health conditions. Angela Coulter, et al
Personalised risk communication for informed decision making about taking screening tests. Adrian GK Edwards, et al
Placebo interventions for all clinical conditions. Asbjorn Hrobjartsson, et al
Policy interventions implemented through sporting organisations for promoting healthy behaviour change. Naomi Priest, et al
Provision of a surgeon's performance data for people considering elective surgery. Amanda Henderson, et al
Recordings or summaries of consultations for people with cancer. Marie Pitkethly, et al
Reminder packaging for improving adherence to self-administered long-term medications. Kamal R Mahtani, et al
Self-management education programmes by lay leaders for people with chronic conditions. Gill Foster, et al
Shared decision making interventions for people with mental health conditions. Edward Duncan, et al
Telephone follow-up, initiated by a hospital-based health professional, for postdischarge problems in patients discharged from hospital to home. Patriek Mistiaen, et al
Time-limited home-care reablement services (up to 12 weeks) for supporting older adults to live independently. Andy Cochrane, et al
Training and supportive programs for palliative care volunteers in community settings. Dell Horey, et al
Using alternative statistical formats for presenting risks and risk reductions. Elie A Akl, et al
Visual feedback of individuals' medical imaging results for changing health behaviour. Gareth J Hollands, et al
Written and verbal information versus verbal information only for patients being discharged from acute hospital settings to home. Anne Johnson, et al
Written information about individual medicines for consumers. Donald J Nicolson, et al


Adult patient acccess to electronic health records. Elske Ammenwerth, et al
Consumer guidelines for chronic disease management. Kristin V Carson, et al
Family-centred interventions for Indigenous early childhood wellbeing by primary healthcare services. Janya McCalman, et al
Group medical appointments for people with physical illnesss. Femke M Seesing, et al
Incentive-based and non-incentive-based interventions for increasing blood donation. Duncan Mortimer, et al
Information or education interventions for adualt intensive care unit (ICU) patients and their carers. David JW Evans, et al
Interventions for improving medical students' interpersonal communication in medical consultations. Conor Gilligan, et al
Interventions for improving medication taking ability and adherence in older adults prescribed multiple medications. Amanda J Cross, et al

Registered review titles

Factors that influence women’s engagement with breastfeeding support: a qualitative evidence synthesis. Theresa Bengough, et al
Interventions for communication about end of life care among health professionals and patients and their carers/families. Amanda Henderson, et al
Interventions for improving health literacy. Rachel Buchbinder, et al
Interventions for improving older patients' involvement in primary care episodes. Joanne Butterworth, et al
Patient education for direct-to-consumer genetic and genomic test results. Scott McGrath, et al
Working in partnership at the health service level to promote person-centred care: a qualitative evidence synthesis. Bronwen Merner, et al
Decision coaching for people making health care decisions. Janet Jull, et al
Targeted client communication via mobile devices for improving maternal, neonatal, and child health. Melissa Palmer, et al
Targeted client communication via mobile devices for improving reproductive and sexual health. Melissa Palmer, et al
Patients’ and clients’ perceptions and experiences of targeted digital communication accessible via mobile devices for reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health: A qualitative evidence synthesis. Heather Ames, et al
Communication aids (vocal or non-vocal) for adult patients requiring artificial airway (endotracheal tube or tracheostomy tube) with or without mechanical ventilator support. Louise Rose, et al
Gender differences in health literacy of individuals with migration background: a synthesis of the qualitative evidence. Nicole Skoetz, et al
Interventions for improving health literacy in individuals with migration background. Nicole Skoetz, et al

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