Chronic Illness and Long-Term Care: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice (2 Volumes)

Chronic Illness and Long-Term Care: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice (2 Volumes)

Projected Release Date: October, 2018|Copyright: © 2019 |Pages: 600
ISBN13: 9781522571223|ISBN10: 1522571221|EISBN13: 9781522571230|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-7122-3

Description

Stemming from environmental, genetic, and situational factors, chronic disease is a critical concern in modern medicine. Managing treatment and controlling symptoms is imperative to the longevity and quality of life of patients with such diseases.

Chronic Illness and Long-Term Care: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice features current research on the diagnosis, monitoring, management, and treatment of chronic diseases such as diabetes, Parkinson's disease, autoimmune disorders, and many more. Highlighting a range of topics such as medication management, quality-of-life issues, and sustainable health, this publication is an ideal reference source for hospital administrators, healthcare professionals, academicians, researchers, and graduate-level students interested in the latest research on chronic diseases and long-term care.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Counseling and Therapy
  • Diabetes
  • Medication Management
  • Mental Illness
  • Quality of Care
  • Quality-of-Life Issues
  • Sustainable Health

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Information Resources Management Association (IRMA) is a research-based professional organization dedicated to advancing the concepts and practices of information resources management in modern organizations. IRMA's primary purpose is to promote the understanding, development and practice of managing information resources as key enterprise assets among IRM/IT professionals. IRMA brings together researchers, practitioners, academicians, and policy makers in information technology management from over 50 countries.