The development of a nurse-led angina management programme

Williams, A., Burke, D. and Lockyer, L. (2002) The development of a nurse-led angina management programme. Professional Nurse, 18 (2). pp. 86-90. ISSN 0266-8130

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The anxiety caused by living with angina can be very debilitating and affects patients' quality of life. In one trust an angina management programme was set up to provide educational and psychosocial support, with an emphasis on cardiac risk factor modification. Regular monitoring of patients at nurse-led clinics and multidisciplinary teamwork were important elements.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:cardiac rehabilitation, angina, cardiac risk factors, coronary heart disease, audit, pilot project, secondary prevention, quality of life, stable angina
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences
Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences > Department of Nursing and Midwifery
ID Code:776
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Deposited On:21 Jan 2010 13:04
Last Modified:10 Mar 2015 11:24

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