TITLE

self-management

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1968
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "self-management" is presented. The term refers to active participation of a patient in his or her own health care decisions. The patient promotes his or her own optimal health or recovery with the education and guidance of professional caregivers.
ACCESSION #
21245233

 

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