Principles of adult health education.

  • Patricia Cravener
  • Published 1996 in
    Gastroenterology nursing : the official journal…


Patient education is increasingly emphasized by professional and accrediting organizations as a means for maximizing wellness and reducing healthcare costs. In this article, the author presents an overview of issues pertaining to health teaching for adults to improve nurses' effectiveness as health educators. The complex interrelationship of concepts… (More)