Practical Handbook for Chronic Ailments
by Sangeeta S.Bhagwat
Over 2000 free
print copies distributed with the aid of community, family doctors, general
physicians, surgeons, cardiologists, nephrologists, homeopaths, chronic
disease support groups, clinics, pharmaceutical companies, etc..
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90% of the responsibility of chronic disease management lies with the patient/caregiver.
Both need to learn that it is not appropriate that they leave it all on
the doctorsí shoulders. On the positive side, awareness and active
participation of the patient in his own care can:
empowering, realistic, down-to-earth tips and guidelines that you will
find herein, are common to effective management of all chronic diseases.
They also cut across geographical divide and can be equally useful to a
patient or caregiver, in any part of the world.
patientís well being
quality of life for the patient as well as caregiver
exorbitant and avoidable medical expenses
increase the patient's and the caregiverís productivity
accepted standards of medical care
in many such ways to the society at large.
The Caregiver's Manual now.
for coping with the challenges of being a caregiver, to a chronic disease
patient. Written from over 13 years of personal experience.