Rochester Participatory Decision-Making Scale (RPAD)

Developers: Cleveland G. Shields, Peter Franks, Kevin Fiscella, Sean Meldrum, Ronald M. Epstein

Year of publication: 2005

Date last updated: 7 June 2024

Setting in which the tool was originally developed/validated: Primary care

Restriction to setting(s): Not specified

Target group: Not reported

Language(s): English


Specific constructs/behaviours:

Physician behaviors that encourage patient participation in decision making

Tool topics:

Facilitative communication / stimulating patient activation
Shared decision making

Intended application: Research