Research Design Service (RDS) patient and public involvement (PPI) handbook

The RDS PPI Handbook has beRDS PPI Handbook imageen created for researchers as a guide to help in the planning, managing and implementation of PPI activities. Demonstrating PPI and the continued involvement of patients and members of the public is a very important part of developing a successful grant application and is often a marker of quality research. This handbook offers a firm foundation in PPI, providing insights into the contributions that patients and members of the public can make; the practical aspects of where to find people to involve, as well as considerations on costs.