nurse-led disease management

nurse-led disease management

Case management of complex or costly diseases by registered nurses who have primary responsibility for patient contact and feedback, usually based on well-accepted, proven, disease-specific guidelines.
Synonym: nurse-led chronic disease management.
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Evaluation of a nurse-led disease management programme for chronic kidney disease: A randomized controlled trial.
Evaluation of a nurse-led disease management program for chronic kidney disease: A randomized controlled trial.
Nurse-led disease management programs not only improve quality of life for heart failure patients, but are also reasonably cost effective.