The Patients' Perspective on the Self-management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.


Little attention has been paid to the many behavioral issues involved in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Using a patient- centered approach and drawing upon similar work in the area of diabetes self-management, this study evaluates factors related to the self-management behaviors of 65 patients with COPD. The primary focus… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/135910539700200220


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