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Psychological Aspect: Compliance and Quality of Life

  • Cheryl L. Morgan
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Abstract

An estimated 99 million Americans live with chronic illness. The majority have not received effective treatment or optimal disease control.1 Health services research indicates that it is the design of the care system, not the specialty of the physician or allied health professional, that is the primary determinant of the quality of chronic care.

Keywords

Collaborative Care Chronic Care Ally Health Professional Ally Health Care Term Compliance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cheryl L. Morgan
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  1. 1.Department of Rehabilitation MedicineTherapy Concepts Inc.LeawoodUSA

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