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Effects of a self-care program for Asthma patients :A Pilot Study
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  • Journal title : Journal of Digital Convergence
  • Volume 14, Issue 1,  2016, pp.437-443
  • Publisher : The Society of Digital Policy and Management
  • DOI : 10.14400/JDC.2016.14.1.437
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Effects of a self-care program for Asthma patients :A Pilot Study
Jeong, Hyun-Ju;
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Purpose of this study was to develop a self-care program for patients with asthma and test its effects on self-efficacy, compliance, Quality of Life. One group pretest and posttest design was used to test the effects of the intervention. Sixteen asthma patients were recruited conveniently from C university hospital. Date were collected from February 1st to Spring 30th, 2011. Self-care program was composed asthma related education and demonstration of usage of MID & PEFR. The data were analyzed using Wilcoxon signed Rank test by SPSS 18.0. There was a significant increased in self-efficacy(Z
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