Psychological Effects of an Acute Illness

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19m
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Lecture Overview

Sue de Muelenaere reminds us of the importance of the holistic approach to patient care. Alarms beeping, strange equipment and lack of privacy - a hospital can evoke fear and anxiety in our patients. As nurses, it is critical that we provide care for a patient's psychological health.
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CPD19m of CPD
First Published30 June 2019
Updated30 June 2019
Expires
20 March 2020
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Topics
Psychosocial Considerations
Psychology