patient education as topic


Summary: The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.

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  1. Von Korff M, Gruman J, Schaefer J, Curry S, Wagner E. Collaborative management of chronic illness. Ann Intern Med. 1997;127:1097-102 pubmed
    ..These elements make up a common core of services for chronic illness care that need not be reinvented for each disease. ..
  2. Duke S, Colagiuri S, Colagiuri R. Individual patient education for people with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2009;:CD005268 pubmed publisher
    ..In the small number of studies comparing group and individual education, there was an equal impact on HbA1c at 12 to 18 months. Additional studies are needed to delineate these findings further. ..
  3. Abaza H, Marschollek M. SMS education for the promotion of diabetes self-management in low & middle income countries: a pilot randomized controlled trial in Egypt. BMC Public Health. 2017;17:962 pubmed publisher
    ..However, whether it is more effective than traditional paper-based methods needs further investigation. NCT02868320 . Registered 9 August 2016. Retrospectively registered. ..
  4. Stacey D, Kryworuchko J, Belkora J, Davison B, Durand M, Eden K, et al. Coaching and guidance with patient decision aids: A review of theoretical and empirical evidence. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2013;13 Suppl 2:S11 pubmed publisher
    ..However, there are few randomized controlled trials that have compared the effectiveness of coaching used alongside PtDAs to PtDAs without coaching, and no trials have compared the PtDAs with guidance to those without guidance. ..
  5. Chappel J, DuPont R. Twelve-step and mutual-help programs for addictive disorders. Psychiatr Clin North Am. 1999;22:425-46 pubmed
    ..5. Get comfortable with the spiritual dimensions of healing. Zweber and Brown offer good suggestions for getting com ..
  6. Musa J, Achenbach C, O Dwyer L, Evans C, McHugh M, Hou L, et al. Effect of cervical cancer education and provider recommendation for screening on screening rates: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0183924 pubmed publisher
  7. Charalampopoulos D, Hesketh K, Amin R, Paes V, Viner R, Stephenson T. Psycho-educational interventions for children and young people with Type 1 Diabetes in the UK: How effective are they? A systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0179685 pubmed publisher
    ..prospero crd42015010701. ..
  8. Kharrazi H, Wang C, Scharfstein D. Prospective EHR-based clinical trials: the challenge of missing data. J Gen Intern Med. 2014;29:976-8 pubmed publisher
  9. . Melanoma research gathers momentum. Lancet. 2015;385:2323 pubmed publisher

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  1. Larkin G, Beautrais A. Emergency departments are underutilized sites for suicide prevention. Crisis. 2010;31:1-6 pubmed publisher
  2. Oepkes D, Yaron Y, Kozlowski P, Rego de Sousa M, Bartha J, van den Akker E, et al. Counseling for non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT): what pregnant women may want to know. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2014;44:1-5 pubmed publisher
  3. Rotondi A, Anderson C, Haas G, Eack S, Spring M, Ganguli R, et al. Web-based psychoeducational intervention for persons with schizophrenia and their supporters: one-year outcomes. Psychiatr Serv. 2010;61:1099-105 pubmed publisher
  4. Howard D. Adult acne: overview and case study. Nurse Pract. 2014;39:12-5 pubmed publisher
  5. Jones H, Berard L, MacNeill G, Whitham D, Yu C. Self-management education. Can J Diabetes. 2013;37 Suppl 1:S26-30 pubmed publisher
  6. Mercieca C, Cassar S, Borg A. Listening to patients: improving the outpatient service. Int J Health Care Qual Assur. 2014;27:44-53 pubmed
    ..Service providers need to obtain the patients' healthcare perspectives to ensure that services are built around their needs. This article fulfils an identified need to study how patients perceive service quality. ..
  7. Mayor S. Critics attack new NHS breast screening leaflet for failing to address harms. BMJ. 2010;341:c7267 pubmed publisher
  8. Croot E, Ryan T, Read J, Campbell F, O Cathain A, Venables G. Transient ischaemic attack: a qualitative study of the long term consequences for patients. BMC Fam Pract. 2014;15:174 pubmed publisher
  9. Kuster A, Dalsbø T, Luong Thanh B, Agarwal A, Durand Moreau Q, Kirkehei I. Computer-based versus in-person interventions for preventing and reducing stress in workers. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2017;8:CD011899 pubmed publisher
    ..We could include only two studies with small sample sizes. We have very little confidence in the effect estimates. It is very likely that future studies will change these conclusions. ..
  10. Etminan M. Reporting guidelines for pharmacoepidemiological studies are urgently needed. BMJ. 2014;349:g5511 pubmed publisher
  11. Powers M, Bardsley J, Cypress M, Duker P, Funnell M, Fischl A, et al. Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support in Type 2 Diabetes: A Joint Position Statement of the American Diabetes Association, the American Association of Diabetes Educators, and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2015;115:1323-34 pubmed publisher
  12. Tricou C, Ruer M, Ledoux M, Perceau Chambard É, Decrept D, Chabloz C, et al. [Improving the quality of cancer pain management in palliative care unit: Targeted clinical audit]. Bull Cancer. 2017;104:636-643 pubmed publisher
    ..We need to continue to implement the improvement measures in our unit. ..
  13. Punzi L. Change gout: the need for a new approach. Minerva Med. 2017;108:341-349 pubmed publisher
  14. Windecker S, Kolh P, Alfonso F, Collet J, Cremer J, Falk V, et al. 2014 ESC/EACTS Guidelines on myocardial revascularization: The Task Force on Myocardial Revascularization of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS)Developed with the special contribut. Eur Heart J. 2014;35:2541-619 pubmed publisher
  15. Walitzer K, Dermen K, Connors G. Strategies for preparing clients for treatment. A review. Behav Modif. 1999;23:129-51 pubmed
    ..Both motivational interviewing and psychotherapy preparatory techniques are relatively brief and easy to incorporate into existing mental health care. ..
  16. Kok G, Mesters I. Getting inside the black box of health promotion programmes using intervention Mapping. Chronic Illn. 2011;7:176-80 pubmed publisher
  17. Miglioretti D, Smith Bindman R. Overuse of computed tomography and associated risks. Am Fam Physician. 2011;83:1252-4 pubmed
  18. Zheng X, Woo B. E-mental health in ethnic minority: A comparison of youtube and talk-based educational workshops in dementia. Asian J Psychiatr. 2017;25:246-248 pubmed publisher
    ..Nevertheless, viewer appeals need to be addressed by making the first few minutes engaging. ..
  19. Kelley M, Shaffer M, Kuhn J, Michener L, Seitz A, Uhl T, et al. Shoulder pain and mobility deficits: adhesive capsulitis. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2013;43:A1-31 pubmed publisher
  20. Demarco T, Peshkin B, Mars B, Tercyak K. Patient satisfaction with cancer genetic counseling: a psychometric analysis of the Genetic Counseling Satisfaction Scale. J Genet Couns. 2004;13:293-304 pubmed
    ..Implications and recommendations are discussed. ..
  21. Dixon L, Glynn S, Cohen A, Drapalski A, Medoff D, Fang L, et al. Outcomes of a brief program, REORDER, to promote consumer recovery and family involvement in care. Psychiatr Serv. 2014;65:116-20 pubmed publisher
    ..REORDER participants had significantly reduced paranoid ideation and increased recovery at follow-up. Participation in REORDER led to marked increases in family participation and improved consumer outcomes. ..
  22. Dombrowski S, O Carroll R, Williams B. Form of delivery as a key 'active ingredient' in behaviour change interventions. Br J Health Psychol. 2016;21:733-740 pubmed publisher
  23. Mahnert N, Kamdar N, Lim C, Skinner B, Hassett A, Kocher K, et al. Risk Factors for Emergency Department Visits After Hysterectomy for Benign Disease. Obstet Gynecol. 2017;130:296-304 pubmed publisher
    ..Emergency department visits might be avoided with expanded perioperative education and improved communication pathways for high-risk patients. ..
  24. Kolh P, Wijns W, Danchin N, Di Mario C, Falk V, Folliguet T, et al. Guidelines on myocardial revascularization. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2010;38 Suppl:S1-S52 pubmed publisher
  25. Eschalier B, Descamps S, Pereira B, Vaillant Roussel H, Girard G, Boisgard S, et al. Randomized blinded trial of standardized written patient information before total knee arthroplasty. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0178358 pubmed publisher
    ..A study assessing the impact of the booklet combined with a exercise program would be helpful. Level I, randomized controlled double-blind trial; see S1 CONSORT Checklist. #NCT01747759. ..
  26. Nippoldt T. Mayo Clinic office visit. Adrenal fatigue. An interview with Todd Nippoldt, M.D. Mayo Clin Womens Healthsource. 2010;14:6 pubmed
  27. Murthy V, Weaving S, Paneesha S. Imbruvica®?(ibrutinib) patient support programme for chronic lymphocytic leukaemia and mantle cell lymphoma. Br J Nurs. 2017;26:S20-S25 pubmed publisher
    ..The You&i programme was tested at an NHS hospital. Case studies of patients and feedback from health professionals who have used this service show its potential benefits to the patient experience and service delivery. ..
  28. Padua R, Bondi R, Ceccarelli E, Alviti F. Re: A randomized study of back school in women with chronic low back pain. Quality of life at three, six, and twelve months follow-up. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009;34:1336 pubmed publisher
  29. Mooney A, Winterbottom A, Bekker H. The importance of expert education in enabling informed, activated patients. Kidney Int. 2009;75:1116-7; author reply 1117 pubmed publisher
  30. Zisook S, Downs N, Moutier C, Clayton P. College students and suicide risk: prevention and the role of academic psychiatry. Acad Psychiatry. 2012;36:1-6 pubmed publisher
  31. Peltzer K, Weiss S, Soni M, Lee T, Rodriguez V, Cook R, et al. A cluster randomized controlled trial of lay health worker support for prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) in South Africa. AIDS Res Ther. 2017;14:61 pubmed publisher
    ..The enhanced intervention administered by trained lay health workers did not have any salutary impact on HIV infant status, ART adherence, HIV and PMTCT knowledge. Trial registration number NCT02085356. ..
  32. Lanari M, Capretti M, Decembrino L, Natale F, Pedicino R, Pugni L, et al. Focus on pandemic 2009 H1N1 influenza (swine flu). Minerva Pediatr. 2010;62:39-40 pubmed
    ..Rigorous attention to Standard Precautions and Droplet Precautions is required to reduce the opportunities for the transmission of the infection in the health-care setting. ..
  33. Li P, Szeto C, Piraino B, De Arteaga J, Fan S, Figueiredo A, et al. ISPD Peritonitis Recommendations: 2016 Update on Prevention and Treatment. Perit Dial Int. 2016;36:481-508 pubmed publisher
  34. Cabibbe M, Montoli A, Cassaro F, Cortesi P, D Oria R, Izzo M, et al. [Dialysis and cookers: a project for the empowerment of patients in managing their own chronic renal failure]. G Ital Nefrol. 2017;34:70-84 pubmed
    ..The poor dietary knowledge detected in our patients and the satisfaction about the course both confirm the training needs in this area. ..
  35. Bühren J, Bischoff G, Kohnen T. [Keratoconus: clinical aspects, diagnosis, therapeutic possibilities]. Klin Monbl Augenheilkd. 2011;228:923-40; quiz 941-2 pubmed publisher
  36. Boxell E, Amoaku W, Bradley C. Healthcare experiences of patients with age-related macular degeneration: have things improved? Cross-sectional survey responses of Macular Society members in 2013 compared with 1999. BMJ Open. 2017;7:e012790 pubmed publisher
    ..001). Patients diagnosed with AMD after 1999 (vs before 1999) reported better experiences at diagnostic consultation. However, information and support provision at diagnosis, and satisfaction with GPs remained low. ..
  37. Walsh J, Boyle J. Improving acute psychiatric hospital services according to inpatient experiences. A user-led piece of research as a means to empowerment. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2009;30:31-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The authors also make a case to improve the status of user-led research as a means to understand the needs of mental health service users. ..
  38. Chew B, Vos R, Shariff Ghazali S, Shamsuddin N, Fernández A, Mukhtar F, et al. The effectiveness of a value-based EMOtion-cognition-Focused educatIonal programme to reduce diabetes-related distress in Malay adults with Type 2 diabetes (VEMOFIT): study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial. BMC Endocr Disord. 2017;17:22 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of this study can contribute to better care for T2DM patients with DRD. NCT02730078 . Registered on 29 March 2016, last updated on 4 January 2017. ..
  39. Al HadiHasan A, Callaghan P, Lymn J. Qualitative process evaluation of a psycho-educational intervention targeted at people diagnosed with schizophrenia and their primary caregivers in Jordan. BMC Psychiatry. 2017;17:68 pubmed publisher
    ..Current Controlled Trials ISRCTN78084871 . Retrospectively registered 28 December 2015. ..
  40. Greene K, Wyman A, Scott L, Hart S, Hoyte L, Bassaly R. Evaluation of patient preparedness for surgery: a randomized controlled trial. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017;217:179.e1-179.e7 pubmed publisher
    ..Greater preparedness was associated with patient perception of how much time the health care team spent with the patient but not actual time spent. ..
  41. Birch S, Stilling M, Mechlenburg I, Hansen T. Effectiveness of a physiotherapist delivered cognitive-behavioral patient education for patients who undergoes operation for total knee arthroplasty: a protocol of a randomized controlled trial. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2017;18:116 pubmed publisher
    ..We expect that the results can provide important new knowledge to the current care recommendations. Clinical Trials ( NCT02587429 ). Registered 23 October 2015. ..
  42. Bourmaud A, Anota A, Moncharmont C, Tinquaut F, Oriol M, Trillet Lenoir V, et al. Cancer-related fatigue management: evaluation of a patient education program with a large-scale randomised controlled trial, the PEPs fatigue study. Br J Cancer. 2017;116:849-858 pubmed publisher
    ..Other assessment tools should be developed to measure the effect of the program on CRF and behaviour. The implementation of the program should also be explored in order to identify its mechanisms and longer-term impact. ..
  43. Pillay J, Armstrong M, Butalia S, Donovan L, Sigal R, Chordiya P, et al. Behavioral Programs for Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Ann Intern Med. 2015;163:836-47 pubmed publisher
    ..PROSPERO registration number: CRD42014010515). Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. (PROSPERD registration number: CRD42014010515). ..
  44. Pineda C, Caballero Uribe C. Challenges and opportunities for diagnosis and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis in Latin America. Clin Rheumatol. 2015;34 Suppl 1:S5-7 pubmed publisher
  45. Millen B, Wolongevicz D, de Jesus J, Nonas C, Lichtenstein A. 2013 American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Guideline on Lifestyle Management to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk: practice opportunities for registered dietitian nutritionists. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2014;114:1723-9 pubmed publisher
  46. Go A, Bauman M, Coleman King S, Fonarow G, Lawrence W, Williams K, et al. An effective approach to high blood pressure control: a science advisory from the American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014;63:1230-1238 pubmed publisher
  47. Mahadevan S, Strehlow M. Preparing for International Travel and Global Medical Care. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2017;35:465-484 pubmed publisher
  48. Ternois M. [The oral cavity: A mirror of diabetes]. Presse Med. 2017;46:822-830 pubmed publisher
    ..When implemented by trained oral health professionals in dental clinics, therapeutic education proves highly efficient. ..
  49. Litchfield I, Fitzmaurice D, Apenteng P, Harrison S, Heneghan C, Ward A, et al. Prevention of hospital-acquired thrombosis from a primary care perspective: a qualitative study. Br J Gen Pract. 2016;66:e593-602 pubmed publisher
    ..In turn, this relies on the allocation of appropriate funds to allow practices to meet the increased demand on their time and resources. ..
  50. . ACOG Committee Opinion No. 486: Update on carrier screening for cystic fibrosis. Obstet Gynecol. 2011;117:1028-31 pubmed publisher
    ..The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists' Committee on Genetics has updated current guidelines for cystic fibrosis screening practices among obstetrician-gynecologists. ..
  51. McClellan J, Stock S. Practice parameter for the assessment and treatment of children and adolescents with schizophrenia. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2013;52:976-90 pubmed publisher
    ..Further research is needed to develop more effective and safer treatments. ..
  52. Scott A. Shift work and health. Prim Care. 2000;27:1057-79 pubmed
    ..Vulnerable individuals may develop clinical depression when working shifts. Primary care practitioners may intervene by providing medical surveillance and educational programs for shift-working patients and their families. ..
  53. Zullig L, Peterson E, Bosworth H. Ingredients of successful interventions to improve medication adherence. JAMA. 2013;310:2611-2 pubmed publisher