Advertisement

Topics

Patient and caregiver education levels and readmission and mortality rates of congestive heart failure patients.

08:00 EDT 25th June 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Patient and caregiver education levels and readmission and mortality rates of congestive heart failure patients."

Despite evidence that effective family support improves health behaviour and outcomes, the nature of the correlation between congestive heart failure (CHF) outcome and caregiver contribution has not been well studied.

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Eastern Mediterranean health journal = La revue de sante de la Mediterranee orientale = al-Majallah al-sihhiyah li-sharq al-mutawassit
ISSN: 1020-3397
Pages: 345-350

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [28243 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Nurse-led education for heart failure patients in developing countries.

Heart failure readmissions are associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Adequate education on adherence and self-care behaviours can affect readmission rates positively and nurses are at t...

Discharge Hemoglobin Level and 30-Day Readmission Rates After Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery.

Restrictive transfusion strategies supported by large randomized trials are resulting in decreased blood utilization in cardiac surgery. What remains to be determined, however, is the impact of lower ...

Effects of Physician Volume on Readmission and Mortality in Elderly Patients with Heart Failure: Nationwide Cohort Study.

Readmission and mortality rates of patients with heart failure are good indicators of care quality. To determine whether hospital resources are associated with care quality for cardiac patients, we an...

Preoperative Scale to Determine All-Cause Readmission after Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery.

Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery is associated with all-cause readmission rates of approximately 15%. In attempts to reduce readmission rates, the Hospital Readmission Reduction Program exp...

The Utility of ICU Readmission as a Quality Indicator and the Effect of Selection.

Intensive care readmission rates are used to signal quality, yet it is unclear whether they represent poor quality in the transition of care from the ICU to the ward, patient factors, or differences i...

Clinical Trials [11840 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Improving Mental and Physical Health and Decreasing Hospital Readmission After Pancreatectomy Through Enhanced Patient and Caregiver Education and Engagement

The study of readmission is in its infancy in the surgical world, and there are no prospective studies, to the investigators' knowledge, evaluating the efficacy of interventions on prevent...

Laryngectomy Education

Patients undergoing total laryngectomy are at high risk for 30-day unplanned readmission. Many of these readmissions are related to stomal care, and it is thought that the readmissions cou...

The Impact of Early Follow-up on Readmission Rates in AMI Patients

With no prior prospective study to demonstrate the benefit of an early post-discharge follow-up appointment in reducing readmission rates in the post-myocardial infarction (MI patient popu...

Satisfaction Degree in a Nurse Educational Program to Heart Transplant Patient

Any member of the research team conducted screening for the selection of eligible patients. Nurses will be responsible for delivering the "Guide tips for the person with a transplanted hea...

Caregiver Burden Within the Ambulatory Extended Recovery (AXR) Patient Population

The purpose of this study is to understand the level of caregiver burden related to caring for a patient who goes home within the first 24 hours following surgery. As the caregiver they ar...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Subsequent admissions of a patient to a hospital or other health care institution for treatment.

Thorium oxide (ThO2). A radiographic contrast agent that was used in the early 1930s through about 1954. High rates of mortality have been linked to its use and it has been shown to cause liver cancer.

Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.

A measure of the mortality and morbidity rates among patients who receive CRITICAL CARE and INTENSIVE CARE as determined from the date of hospital discharge or release.

Works consisting of a handout or self-contained informative material used to explain a procedure or a condition or the contents of a specific article in a biomedical journal and written in non-technical language for the patient or consumer.

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 


DeepDyve research library

Searches Linking to this Article