Nurses: How to empower patients in managing chronic diseasesShared by:
Chronic diseases have, in recent years, developed into the leading cause of death and disability worldwide. Beyond the obvious physical suffering that results, chronic diseases can also affect a patient’s familial relationships, increase cost of healthcare and reduce quality of life and productivity. As such, it is important to equip patients with the ability to mange chronic diseases, and nurses are the key link in empowering this.
11 Feb 2017 - General