Individualized care, quality of life and satisfaction with nursing care.

@article{Suhonen2005IndividualizedCQ,
  title={Individualized care, quality of life and satisfaction with nursing care.},
  author={Riitta A Suhonen and Maritta V{\"a}lim{\"a}ki and Helena Leino-Kilpi},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2005},
  volume={50 3},
  pages={283-92}
}
AIMS This paper reports a study of the maintenance of individualized care from surgical patients' point of view and examines associations between individualized care, patient satisfaction with nursing care, and health-related quality of life. Rationale. There is preliminary evidence that individualized care is effective from patients' point of view, and is associated with improved patient outcomes, such as patient satisfaction and quality of life. However, individualized care has mainly been… CONTINUE READING