This issue is about the role of patients/participants. A new technology may require distribution of tasks among the people involved in the treatment and care. Patients/participants and their important others may be more actively involved in own care and treatment – or tasks they used to carry out may be taken over by health professionals.
Literature search, annual reports and statistics reports, hospital documents and own study: questionnaires and interviews of different actors of the process (monitoring authorities, hospitals, hospital districts, laboratory, participants).
B0014, H0003, H0010, H0006, H0007, H0008, H0009, H0013
A0007 Order of doing; to be answered prior to: H0002