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Intermediate Level
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What you will learn

  • Explain the benefits of including patients' perspectives in healthcare practice and policy.

  • Explore the patient perspective on medicines use.

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Intermediate Level
Approx. 14 hours to complete
English

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University of Copenhagen

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Why is the patient perspective important?

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 19 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
Medicine-related problems from the professional and political view10m
Why we need to understand the patient perspective7m
4 readings
Consequences of medicine-related problems to the society, safety30m
Consequences of medicine-related problems to the society, adherence45m
Involvement, shared decision-making and medicines30m
Additional Material
1 practice exercise
Week 116m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Patient stories

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 38 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
3 videos
Practical problems with medicines use and “silent knowledge”9m
Young and chronic, coping strategies and advice to professionals13m
3 readings
Medication-related burden and patients' lived experience with medicine45m
Patient videos on chronic pain30m
Additional Material
2 practice exercises
Patient videos on chronic pain (non-graded quiz)40m
Week 218m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

The professional perspective

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 20 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
Interactions between patients and professionals8m
Evaluation methods used by professionals8m
4 readings
Aspects of patient perspective: An overview of the concept30m
Measuring medicine-related experiences from the patient perspective40m
Examples of questionnaires30m
Additional Material: Patient vs. professional perspectives
1 practice exercise
Week 318m
Week
4

Week 4

5 hours to complete

How to apply and explore the patient perspective

5 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 34 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Being involved as a patient: Interview with Charlotte Nørgaard16m
Methods to explore the patient perspective on medicines use6m
Ethical principles when interviewing patients5m
3 readings
(Video) Patient group participation in PACE: Nic White6m
19 Advantages and Disadvantages of Qualitative Research Methods30m
Additional Material

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