Nurse-led care of heart failure: will it work in remote settings?

@article{Stewart2012NurseledCO,
  title={Nurse-led care of heart failure: will it work in remote settings?},
  author={Simon Stewart},
  journal={Heart, lung & circulation},
  year={2012},
  volume={21 10},
  pages={644-7}
}
This paper reviews the role of predominantly nurse-led, multidisciplinary, chronic heart failure management programs as part of the gold-standard management of patients discharged from hospital with this syndrome. It discusses the various options for applying these evidence-based programs and how they apply to the management of those living in rural/remote Australia. Specifically, it describes the challenges of applying CHF management in remote settings and how face-to-face, family based… CONTINUE READING