Of the 15,058 participants, 75% were attending a patient education
/ self management programme delivered by the five HSC Trusts.
is an ongoing process regardless of the clinical setting.
Typically more than one method is used to do patient education
. The most common method involves lecture and demonstration.
Numerous readability formulas are available when assessing reading grade level of patient education
A review of 8 randomized trials of therapeutic patient education
programs for children with atopic dermatitis or their parents concluded that intervention improved quality of life in four of the seven studies that assessed this parameter.
The quality of patient education
delivered to patients with CKD can be influenced by a provider's lack of awareness and knowledge.
Nurses at all levels of licensure need to be aware of these changes and include this information when providing patient education
. Rule 217.11(1)(C) requires nurses to know the rationale for, effects of, and correctly administer medications and treatments.
The class consisted of a PowerPoint[TM] presentation, discussions, exercises on carbohydrate counting and insulin dose calculation, and patient education
; addressed frequently asked questions by patients and nurses; and included a simulation on providing diabetes education.
activities for the oncology patient vary slightly between nurses and physicians.
To investigate the readability of patient education
materials, all patient-targeted articles from the AAOS and ASSH websites pertaining to the shoulder and elbow as of November 2013 were included in this study.
When Gallup surveyed hospital patients who had received a medical implant, only 37% of respondents strongly agreed with all three aspects of patient education
, while 17% strongly agreed with none of them.
Our patient education
materials empower patients to better understand their condition and treatment goals.