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International Journal of Family Medicine
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 478498, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/478498
Research Article

Decision-Making of Older Patients in Context of the Doctor-Patient Relationship: A Typology Ranging from “Self-Determined” to “Doctor-Trusting” Patients

1Hannover Medical School, Institute for General Practice, Carl-Neuberg Street 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
2University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Department of Primary Medical Care, Martinistr. 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
3University Medical Centre Göttingen, Department of General Practice, Humboldtallee 38, 37073 Göttingen, Germany
4Hannover Medical School, Institute for Epidemiology, Public Medicine and Healthcare Systems Research, Carl-Neuberg Street 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany

Received 27 August 2012; Revised 20 March 2013; Accepted 20 March 2013

Academic Editor: Carolyn Chew-Graham

Copyright © 2013 Jennifer Wrede-Sach et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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