Excellence Through Self-Administration

Marton, Betty A.
April 2012
HealthLeaders Magazine;Apr2012, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p54
The article discusses the advantage of letting cystic fibrosis (CF) patients administer their own medications. Given example is the case of a 23-year-old CF patient who was able to deliver a healthy and full-term baby girl at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. It notes that self administration allows healthcare providers to reeducate their patients on how to use their medicines.


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