Does cognitive impairment predict poor self-care in patients with heart failure?

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European journal of heart failure, ISSN: 1879-0844, Vol: 12, Issue: 5, Page: 508-15

Publication Year:
2010
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Repository URL:
https://researchbank.acu.edu.au/fhs_pub/5637; https://repository.upenn.edu/nrs/156; https://repository.eduhk.hk/en/publications/74cec9a7-df43-4f90-a594-b871c9d2345e
PMID:
20354031
DOI:
10.1093/eurjhf/hfq042
Author(s):
Cameron, Janette; Worrall-Carter, Linda; Page, Karen; Riegel, Barbara; Lo, Sing Kai; Stewart, Simon
Publisher(s):
Wiley
Tags:
Medicine; self-care; heart failure; cognitive impairment; Cardiology; Circulatory and Respiratory Physiology; Public Health; Behavioral Medicine; Cardiovascular Diseases; Medical Humanities; Medicine and Health Sciences; Neurology; Nursing
article description
Cognitive impairment occurs often in patients with chronic heart failure (CHF) and may contribute to sub-optimal self-care. This study aimed to test the impact of cognitive impairment on self-care.