LO1: Evaluate the evidence-based underpinning current practice in the management of people affected by chronic diseases.
LO2: Examine the social and psychological impact of a conclusive diagnosis of chronic disease on people and their families/ carers.
LO3: Explore the role of the multidisciplinary team in promoting self-management to enable people to live positively with a chronic disease.
LO4: Analyse current local practice and identify possible changes to improve psychological symptoms and health, and well-being for people living with one or more chronic diseases.
Skeleton Assessment Overview
- A brief introduction to the epidemiology and etiology of the chronic condition.
- A presentation of one common symptom relevant to the chronic condition cancer -and scenario (use the scenario relevant to your chosen condition.
- Evaluate one advantage and one disadvantage of a relevant to one assessment tool related to the condition and/or symptom.
- A brief conclusion summarising the key points.
Summative Assessment Overview
You will select one chronic disease from the four studied in the module diabetes Mellitus, stroke, heart failure, and cancer. Write a report illustrating and examining issues that may affect a person with the chronic disease chosen.