Self-Management in Daily Life with Psoriasis: An Integrative Review of Patient Needs for Structured Education

@inproceedings{Rasmussen2012SelfManagementID,
  title={Self-Management in Daily Life with Psoriasis: An Integrative Review of Patient Needs for Structured Education},
  author={Gitte Susanne Rasmussen and Helle Terkildsen Maindal and Kirsten Lomborg},
  booktitle={Nursing research and practice},
  year={2012}
}
The aim of this integrative review is to identify and discuss patient needs for education to support self-management in daily life with psoriasis. As psoriasis increasingly gains recognition as a serious chronic autoimmune skin disease with long-term impairment on the life course, and not mainly a cosmetic problem, nurses are highly challenged to develop efficient education to support patient self-management. The paper includes five stages: (1) problem identification, (2) literature search, (3… CONTINUE READING