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Table 1 Possible outcomes pertaining to patient and public involvement in research [2]

From: Patient and public involvement in dementia research in the European Union: a scoping review

Patient and public involved
 • New skills and knowledge
 • Personal development
 • Support and friendship
 • Enjoyment and satisfaction
 • Financial rewards
 • A better knowledge and understanding of the community
 • Enjoyment and satisfaction
 • Career benefits
 • Challenges to beliefs and attitudes
Research process
 • Identifying topics for research
 • Shaping the research agenda
 • Reshape and clarify the research question
 • Improvements in the design of research tools
 • Research methods have worked in practice
 • Increased participation rates
 • Enhanced the quality of the data
 • Help engage the target audience, enhance the credibility of the findings