- Words: 1118
- Length: 3 Pages
- Topic: Healthcare
- Paper #: 38070704
Adults with congestive heart failure requiring hospitalization
Heart Failure education (signs, symptoms, pathophysiology), self-care interventions (diet, fluid restrictions, sodium dietary restrictions, review of medications, exercise recommendations, weight monitoring), patient support (telephone support, increased clinic visits, home visits, social support, psychological support, multidisciplinary care).
Usual care vs. intervention, one intervention vs. another intervention
Readmission rates (all causes), length of hospital stay, health care utilization, mortality rates (all causes), quality of life.
One Month follow up