Chapter 16. Supporting Patients with Chronic Diseases

  1. Gillian Hampson RGN, RCNT, DN, PN/Dip HE in Community Health Care Independent Practice Nurse

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470775110.ch16

Practice Nurse Handbook, Fifth Edition

Practice Nurse Handbook, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Hampson, G. (2006) Supporting Patients with Chronic Diseases, in Practice Nurse Handbook, Fifth Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470775110.ch16

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 2 AUG 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405144216

Online ISBN: 9780470775110

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Keywords:

  • disease management;
  • diabetes;
  • hypertension;
  • epilepsy;
  • cancer

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Expert Patient

  • Clinics in General Practice

  • Asthma

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

  • Diabetes Mellitus

  • Hypertension

  • Coronary Heart Disease

  • Conclusion

  • References

  • Further Reading

  • Useful Addresses and Websites