|Subject/Title||Effectiveness of a Self-Care Program in Improving Symptom Distress and Quality of Life in Congestive Heart Failure Patients: A Preliminary Study|
|Author||王筱珮(Shiao-Pei Wang);林麗嬋(Li-Chan Lin);李啟明(Chii-Ming Lee);吳肖琪(Shiao-Chi Wu)|
|Journal Title||The Journal of Nursing Research|
|Vol./Publishing Date||Vol.19 No.4 (2011/12)|
This study was undertaken to determine if participants with heart failure who were managed under the HFSC program had fewer distressing symptoms, better functional status, improved quality of life, and reduced hospital and emergency readmission rates compared with control group participants.
|Keyword(s)||自我照顧,心臟衰竭,生活品質,症狀困擾;self-care,congestive heart failure,quality of life,symptomdistress,nursing,Taiwan|
|CEPS Category||Subject Catagory>Medical & Life Science>Public Health|