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    New Review: Chronic Illness, 8e

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 27, 2012 4:13:49 PM

    Chronic Illness: Impact and Intervention, Eighth EditionOur new edition of Chronic Illness by Ilene Morof Lubkin and Pamala D. Larsen just received 4-stars from Doody's Review Service! According to Margaret Anna Holder, BSN, MSN, PhD from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health,

    "This is an outstanding guide that will give readers a good understanding and practical advice when experiencing a chronic illness or caring for someone with a chronic illness. It is one of the most comprehensive books on this subject, and this latest edition provides a new, personal perspective of an expert who is now living with the impact of chronic illness."

    Thank you, Doody’s! Interested in learning more? View a Sample Chapter or request your complimentary review copy today!

    About the text

    The newest edition of best-selling Chronic Illness continues to focus on the various aspects of chronic illness that influence both patients and their families. This book is designed to teach students about the whole client or patient versus the physical status of the client with chronic illness. The study questions at the end of each chapter and the case studies help the students apply the information to real life. Evidence-based practice references are included in almost every chapter. A fantastic accompanying Companion Website with online learning tools is also available.

    Aspects of chronic illness covered include:

    • the sociological
    • the psychological
    • the ethical
    • the organizational
    • financial factors
    • individual and system outcomes

    ISBN-13: 978-1-4496-4905-0 | 716 pages | © 2013

    Topics: chronic illness, chronicity, Ilene Morof Lubkin, illness, nursing care, palliative care, Pamala D. Larsen, Review

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