Cardiovascular Patient Education Resource Manual

Cardiovascular Patient Education Resource Manual

by Aspen Center for Patient Education, Sandra J. Cornett, Audrey F. Blumenfeld, Virginia Beggs, Aspen Center for Patient Education Staff
     
 

Patient education is critical to the process of cardiovascular health care to aid understanding, reinforce your verbal instructions, help the patient adhere to self-care regiments, enhance compliance with treatment programs, and boost outcomes. For providing superior quality patient education, there's no better tool than the Cardiovascular Patient Education

Overview

Patient education is critical to the process of cardiovascular health care to aid understanding, reinforce your verbal instructions, help the patient adhere to self-care regiments, enhance compliance with treatment programs, and boost outcomes. For providing superior quality patient education, there's no better tool than the Cardiovascular Patient Education Resource Manual, Second Edition from Delmar Learning. It's a one-stop resource for the most current, best-quality patient education materials in existence today. Quite simply, this manual offers a vast library of clear, easy to read, and simple to understand patient education handouts. Ten sections present a wide range of materials covering cardiovascular health, hypertension, cholesterol, nutrition, weight control, smoking, physical fitness, psychological aspects, congestive heart failure, cardiovascular diagnosis, surgery, and heart medications.

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This manual provides a source of education materials to assist professionals in meeting the challenges of cardiac patient education. Topics include effective patient education; an overview of cardiovascular health; hypertension; high blood cholesterol, nutrition, and weight control; smoking; physical fitness, exercise, and cardiovascular equipment; psychological and sociological aspects of cardiovascular care; congestive heart failure; and cardiovascular diagnosis, surgery, and medications. Includes some handouts appropriate for low-literacy patients, and includes a CD-ROM version of the handouts. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780834219656
Publisher:
Cengage Delmar Learning
Publication date:
04/28/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
572
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

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