Globally empowered patients: Because we care!
- In: Plenary session: FIP listens - Patients talk! Navigating the winds of change on Monday, 23 September 2019, 9:00-12:00
- At: AbuDhabi (United Arab Emirates) (2019)
- Type: Presentation
- By: SMITH, Lorraine (University of Sydney, Faculty of Medicine and Health, Sydney, Australia)
Contemporary chronic disease management practices largely adopt a positivist approach to patient care. We aim to empower our patients, by involving them in decision-making and educating them on self-management strategies, but the strategies we adopt are predicated on the assumption that our patients are self-regulating, motivated and interested in.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.