The Importance of Patient and Familv Teaching

  title={The Importance of Patient and Familv Teaching},
  author={M. Kowalski},
  journal={Rehabilitation Nursing},
  • M. Kowalski
  • Published 1994
  • Medicine
  • Rehabilitation Nursing
The second is the basic notion that caregivers at all levels of patient contact can have profound effects on one patient’s progress and adjustment to SCI. The rehabilitation aide who conveys acceptance; the nurse who provides education to prevent complications; the therapist who enhances skills, physical strength, and confidence; the physician who must inform patients about medical progress and medical reality; and the family members who demonstrate relentless and unconditional supportall play… Expand

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