Summary


In Unit 3, you looked at risk factors that are common to a number of conditions and how this knowledge can help you build a preventative lifestyle. You then developed an understanding of some of the tests more commonly used to diagnose and monitor various chronic conditions. Now that you have completed this unit, you are able to discuss what management and treatment of a chronic condition might look like and what skills a person with a chronic condition needs to develop. Finally, you examined the impacts having a chronic condition can have on the life of the patient and those supporting them.
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