Empowering orthopaedic patients through preadmission education: results from a clinical study.

@article{Johansson2007EmpoweringOP,
  title={Empowering orthopaedic patients through preadmission education: results from a clinical study.},
  author={Kirsi Johansson and Sanna Salanter{\"a} and Jouko Katajisto},
  journal={Patient education and counseling},
  year={2007},
  volume={66 1},
  pages={84-91}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether it is possible to increase patients' knowledge and certainty about care-related issues, to reach a more empowering learning experience and to exercise a more positive impact on selected clinical outcomes by means of additional preadmission education (education using the concept map method added to standard preadmission education) than by means of standard preadmission education (written educational material with non-systematic oral education). METHODS Elective… CONTINUE READING

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