Facilitating Self-reflection about Values and Self-care Among Individuals with Chronic Conditions

  title={Facilitating Self-reflection about Values and Self-care Among Individuals with Chronic Conditions},
  author={Catherine Y. Lim and Andrew B. L. Berry and Andrea L. Hartzler and Tad Hirsch and David S. Carrell and Zo{\"e} A. Bermet and James D. Ralston},
  journal={Proceedings of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
Individuals with multiple chronic conditions (MCC) experience the overwhelming burden of treating MCC and frequently disagree with their providers on priorities for care. Aligning self-care with patients' values may improve healthcare for these patients. However, patients' values are not routinely discussed in clinical conversations and patients may not actively share this information with providers. In a qualitative field study, we interviewed 15 patients in their homes to investigate… 

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