5. Patients, Clients and Carers

  1. Elizabeth Morrow1,
  2. Annette Boaz2,
  3. Sally Brearley1 and
  4. Fiona Ross3

Published Online: 22 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444347050.ch5

Handbook of Service User Involvement in Nursing and Healthcare Research

Handbook of Service User Involvement in Nursing and Healthcare Research

How to Cite

Morrow, E., Boaz, A., Brearley, S. and Ross, F. (2011) Patients, Clients and Carers, in Handbook of Service User Involvement in Nursing and Healthcare Research, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444347050.ch5

Author Information

  1. 1

    National Nursing Research Unit, King's College London, UK

  2. 2

    Division of Health and Social Care Research, King's College London, UK

  3. 3

    St George's, University of London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 9 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444334722

Online ISBN: 9781444347050

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Keywords:

  • learning;
  • patients, clients and carers;
  • patients, and health care;
  • service user involvement, clinical;
  • breast cancer treatment;
  • ‘vulnerable groups’;
  • voices of the sick;
  • rare clinical conditions;
  • barriers, to service users;
  • involving carers, challenges

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Patients who are receiving health care

  • People who are very sick

  • People with rare clinical conditions

  • People who find it difficult to access services

  • People who do not have the capacity to consent

  • Carers