August 26th, 2013
Aimee Yager, RN, MSN, CPNP
“‘Chronic illness is the irreversible presence, accumulation, or latency of disease states or impairments that involve the total human environment for supportive care and self-care, maintenance of function, and prevention of further disability’” (Curtin &lubkin, 1995, pp.6-7).
Once a person has been diagnosed with one chronic disease their lifestyle changes completely, and in this paper I will discuss
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