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A randomised trial of the Flinders Program to improve patient self-management competencies in a range of chronic conditions: study rationale and protocol
(Australasian Medical Journal, 2010)
Supporting self management is seen as an important health service strategy in dealing with the large and increasing health burden of chronic conditions. Several types of self-management programs are available. Evidence to ...
Providing reviews of evidence to COPD patients: controlled prospective 12 month trial
(Sage Publications, 2009)
This study aimed to evaluate a novel patient-held manual designed to reduce the evidence--practice gap in COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). Primary hypothesis: After 12 months COPD management will be more ...
SA HealthPlus: a controlled trial of a statewide application of a generic model of chronic illness care
SA HealthPlus, one of nine national Australian coordinated care trials, aimed to inform policy to address the emerging crisis in chronic illness care. The trial tested the hypothesis that coordinated care would improve ...