Heart failure self-management education: a systematic review of the evidence.

@article{Boren2009HeartFS,
  title={Heart failure self-management education: a systematic review of the evidence.},
  author={Suzanne Austin Boren and Bonnie J. Wakefield and Teira L. Gunlock and Douglas S. Wakefield},
  journal={International journal of evidence-based healthcare},
  year={2009},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={159-68}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of this systematic review is to identify educational content and techniques that lead to successful patient self-management and improved outcomes in congestive heart failure education programs. METHODS MEDLINE, CINAHL and the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, as well as reference lists of included studies and relevant reviews, were searched. Eligible studies were randomised controlled trials evaluating congestive heart failure self-management education… CONTINUE READING
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