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Chronic disease self-management: a pilot training program for people with chronic conditions
(Australian Rural Health Education Network, 2010)
People suffering chronic conditions can be overwhelmed by their health problems. They may be discouraged that they will develop complications, or they may be struggling to cope with other personal and family issues. ...
A behavioural therapy approach to self-management: the Flinders Program
(International Diabetes Federation, 2009)
Chronic diseases, including diabetes, represent the most prevalent problem in healthcare today. They are the most common cause of disability and consume the largest part of health expenditures internationally. Most diabetes ...
The person's perspective of chronic condition self-management - time to shift from rhetoric to reality
(Health Issues Centre, 2008)
This article argues for greater understanding, acknowledgement and inclusion of the person’s perspective of chronic condition self-management as part of the development of health services. This is based on the belief that ...
The person's experience of chronic condition self-management: a collection of case studies
(Flinders Human Behaviour & Health Research Unit, 2008)
This collection of case studies provides lessons at many levels for students, health professionals, educators, people with chronic conditions, their carers, managers and health administrators. These case studies are written ...
The internal consistency and construct validity of the Partners in Health scale: validation of a patient rated chronic condition self-management measure
(Springer Science + Business Media, 2010)
The purpose of this study was to test the internal consistency and construct validity of the revised 12-item self-rated Partners in Health (PIH) scale used to assess patients' chronic condition self-management knowledge ...