International Journal of Advanced Research and Development

International Journal of Advanced Research and Development


International Journal of Advanced Research and Development
International Journal of Advanced Research and Development
Vol. 2, Issue 5 (2017)

A study on the patient and spouse learning needs during recovery from CABG surgery


CH Tulasi

In today’s world there is a deal of talk about heart diseases. Cardiac patients are increasing because of changing food habits and life style pattern. Coronary artery disease (CAD) is a common Cardiac problem among adults and CABG is the preferred surgery for treating major cardiac problem. Post operatively CABG patients and their spouse must have adequate knowledge on learning needs during recovery to avoid complications and to explore the quality of life after CABG surgery. The subjects are having poor knowledge towards learning needs during recovery before the study conducted. After application of Health education module on them, have gained adequate knowledge on learning needs after the CABG surgery. The knowledge scores are p=0.665>0.05 There is no significant difference in knowledge levels of CABG patients and their spouse on learning needs The patients and spouse have gained adequate knowledge.
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CH Tulasi. A study on the patient and spouse learning needs during recovery from CABG surgery. International Journal of Advanced Research and Development, Volume 2, Issue 5, 2017, Pages 630-633
International Journal of Advanced Research and Development