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Health related decision making

Health professionals, healthy people and patients often have to make health related decisions. The applied research of the Institute Health can support these decisions. Scientist of the Institute Health evaluate, for example, what criteria are important to judge the scientific evidence or whether a research conclusion is valid or not. With statistical synthesis and critical appraisals of scientific evidence we provide decision supports. Furthermore, the applied research aims to foster the empowerment and the health literacy of the general population and the patients.