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The information needs of patients treated with primary angioplasty for heart attack: an exploratory study.

Astin, F, Closs, SJ, McLenachan, J, Hunter, S and Priestley, C (2008) The information needs of patients treated with primary angioplasty for heart attack: an exploratory study. Patient Education and Counseling, 73 (2). 325 - 332 . ISSN 0738-3991

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Abstract

As early recovery is a challenging period for cardiac patients who frequently have 'unmet' health information needs, the objective of this study was to explore the information needs of patients treated with primary angioplasty for heart attack.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Angioplasty, Balloon, Coronary, England, Female, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Myocardial Infarction, Needs Assessment, Patient Education as Topic, Patient Satisfaction
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Medicine and Health (Leeds) > School of Healthcare (Leeds)
The University of Leeds > Faculty of Medicine and Health (Leeds) > School of Healthcare (Leeds) > Leeds Institute of Diagnostics & Therapeutics > AU Clinical & Rehabilitation Sciences
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 15 Jun 2011 10:49
Last Modified: 08 Feb 2013 17:32
Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2008.06.013
Status: Published
Publisher: Elsevier Science Ireland Ltd.
Identification Number: 10.1016/j.pec.2008.06.013
URI: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/id/eprint/43025

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