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Testing and implementing self-management programs: new approaches needed in Health Technology Assessment and Health Policy

Promising Health Care Technologies, of which self-management programs are excellent examples, require new approaches, tools and foremost: attitudes in health practice, in health care research and in health policy.

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Self-management on the go! The role of apps in self-management of chronic conditions

With the rise of interest in self-management both in the academic circles and in day-to-day life, apps promising support to self-manage have increased significantly with mixed results and some promising tendencies.

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The myth about decision aids: do they extend the clinical encounter?

There are various well-known myths about decision aids used in the clinical encounter. One of the most persistent one is the myth that decision aids extend the clinical encounter.

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The importance of “self” and “management” in self-management of chronic diseases

Successful self-management of a chronic condition goes far beyond the regular pill intake. Jacqueline Bowman-Busato shares her experiences on the challenges she had to face on her way to successful self-management.

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