The crucial role of patient education in heart failure.

@article{Strmberg2005TheCR,
  title={The crucial role of patient education in heart failure.},
  author={Anna Str{\"o}mberg},
  journal={European journal of heart failure},
  year={2005},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={363-9}
}
BACKGROUND Deterioration of heart failure causes and complicates many hospital admissions in people aged over 65 years. Frequent readmissions cause an immense burden on the individual, the family and the health care system. Heart failure management programmes, in which patient education is an important component, have been shown to be effective in improving… CONTINUE READING