Chronic Illness And The Quality Of Life

Author by : Anselm L. Strauss
Languange : en
Publisher by : Mosby Incorporated
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Chronic Illness

Author by : Pamala D. Larsen
Languange : en
Publisher by : Jones & Bartlett Learning
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Description : The new edition of best-selling Chronic Illness: Impact and Intervention continues to focus on the various aspects of chronic illness that influence both patients and their families. Topics include the sociological, psychological, ethical, organizational, and financial factors, as well as individual and system outcomes. The Seventh Edition has been completely revised and updated and includes new chapters on Models of Care, Culture, Psychosocial Adjustment, Self-Care, Health Promotion, and Symptom Management. Key Features Include: * Chapter Introductions * Chapter Study Questions * Case Studies * Evidence-Based Practice Boxes * List of websites appropriate to each chapter * Individual and System Outcomes


Chronic Illness

Author by : S. Kay Toombs
Languange : en
Publisher by : Indiana University Press
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Description : "…excellent…" -- Choices - Choice on Dying Newsletter "Toombs, Barnard, and Carson have organized and edited a valuable series of papers that provide a rare perspective on the impact of chronic illness. Beginning with the person who is experiencing the chronic condition, they are able to weave an important blend of personal, social, and policy themes." -- Choice "This volume of collected essays is a solid contribution to the medical humanities literature on chronic illness... the contributors have produced a cohesive, systematic, and sensitive examination of issues in chronic illness and disability." -- Medical Humanities Review "Although it may seem to be intended largely for health care providers, this thought-provoking volume has much that will interest a wider lay audience." -- Medical and Health Annual An often moving exploration of the human, moral, and policy aspects of a health issue that affects each of us. Through first-person accounts and the perspectives of literature, medicine, philosophy, and religion, this book explores what it means to live with chronic illness and the implications of this experience for social policy, health care, bioethics, and the professions.


Coping With Chronic Illness

Author by : Steven Safren
Languange : en
Publisher by : Oxford University Press
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Description : The treatment outlined is based on standard interventions used in cognitive-behavioural therapy for depression, but adapted for persons with chronic illness, with the specific emphasis on self-care behaviours and medical adherence. It targets both depression and adherence in individuals living with a chronic illness who are also depressed.


Chronic Illness

Author by : Ilene Morof Lubkin
Languange : en
Publisher by : Jones & Bartlett Learning
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Description : The best-selling Chronic Illness: Impact and Intervention continues to focus on the various aspects of chronic illness that influence both patients and their families. Topics include the sociological, psychological, ethical, organizational, and financial factors, as well as individual and system outcomes. the revised Sixth Edition includes new chapters on palliative care, complementary and alternative therapies, and self-efficacy, as well as added material on culturally competent care. Intended for nurses, social workers, and rehabilitation professionals, Chronic Illness demonstrates how the h


Chronic Illness

Author by : Ilene Morof Lubkin
Languange : en
Publisher by : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
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Total Read : 62
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Description : The newest edition of best-selling Chronic Illness continues to focus on the various aspects of chronic illness that influence both patients and their families. Topics include the sociological, psychological, ethical, organizational, and financial factors, as well as individual and system outcomes. This book is designed to teach students about the whole client or patient versus the physical status of the client with chronic illness. The study questions at the end of each chapter and the case studies help the students apply the information to real life. Evidence-based practice references are included in almost every chapter.


Chronic Illness In The United States Chronic Illness In A Large City The Baltimore Study

Author by : Commission on Chronic Illness
Languange : en
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Chronic Illness In Canada

Author by : Marnie Kramer-Kile
Languange : en
Publisher by : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
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Description : Adapted from our best-selling text, Chronic Illness: Impact and Intervention, Eighth Edition by Pamala D. Larsen and Ilene Morof Lubkin, this text includes recent definitions and models of care aimed towards chronic disease management (CDM) currently used in Canada. Canadian and global perspectives on chronic illness management are addressed throughout the text, and chapters on the role of primary health care in chronic care, family nursing, global health, and chronic illness are included to address the needs of nursing curriculum standards in Canada. Key Features *Chapter on complementary therapies within a Canadian health context *Every chapter is updated to include Canadian content and an emphasis on global healthcare *Contains theoretical and practical perspectives to address the continuing emergence of chronic illness in Canada and the world


Chronic Illness

Author by : Ilene Morof Lubkin
Languange : en
Publisher by : Jones & Bartlett Learning
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Good Days Bad Days

Author by : Kathy Charmaz
Languange : en
Publisher by : Rutgers University Press
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Description : Describes how chronic illness affects one's self-image, friends, and family, shares the experiences of people with serious chronic illnesses, and shows how they find the strength to carry on