Effective Patient Education: A Guide to Increased Compliance / Edition 2

Effective Patient Education: A Guide to Increased Compliance / Edition 2

by Donna R. Falvo
     
 

Patient education and patient compliance continue to be important issues for the health professional. This second edition of the bestseller covers many innovations and new issues that have arisen in this growing field and is thoroughly updated to include several new chapters. See more details below

Overview

Patient education and patient compliance continue to be important issues for the health professional. This second edition of the bestseller covers many innovations and new issues that have arisen in this growing field and is thoroughly updated to include several new chapters.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780834203822
Publisher:
Jones & Barlett Learning
Publication date:
02/18/1994
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
330

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Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1Conceptualizing Patient Education and Patient Compliance1
Ch. 2Patient Education As a Process in Patient Care37
Ch. 3Psychosocial Factors and Patient Compliance78
Ch. 4The Family in Patient Education103
Ch. 5Life Stages and Patient Teaching: A Developmental Perspective114
Ch. 6Multicultural Issues in Patient Education and Patient Compliance130
Ch. 7Illiteracy in Patient Education and Patient Compliance157
Ch. 8Communicating Health Advice168
Ch. 9Making the Patient a Partner in Care197
Ch. 10Ethical Issues in Patient Education and Patient Compliance226
Ch. 11Informed Consent247
Ch. 12Instructional Aids for Patient Education: Used or Abused272
Ch. 13Issues in Research and Evaluation in Patient Education and Patient Compliance298
Index321

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