Long Term Conditions: Nursing Care and Management

Publication Year: 2011

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Meerabeau, Liz; Wright, Kerri

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 978-1-40-518338-3

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 88

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A comprehensive, practical guide for nurses and other health care professionals on the care and management of people with chronic illness.

The book explores case management, individual care and management, looks at the role of the ‘expert patient’, quality of life issues, counselling skills, self-management and optimum self-care. Long-Term Conditions discusses the three main physical long-term conditions currently resulting in most hospital admissions: diabetes, respiratory disease and coronary heart disease, with a focus on empowering the patient to self manage.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Wiley
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Meerabeau, Liz; Wright, Kerri
ISBN: 978-1-40-518338-3
Specialty:
General Interest Nursing
Home Care/Hospice
Terminal Care Nursing
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 304
Year: 2011
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 88

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