When a cure is unwanted
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When a cure is unwanted

Ian Hulatt Consultant editor, Mental Health Practice

People can be surprisingly positive about aspects of long-term conditions and understanding this can help nurses build a strong therapeutic alliance

Living with any long-term diagnosis brings challenges and a person’s identity can soon become entangled with the demands of their condition.

Nursing Standard. 34, 1, 35-35. doi: 10.7748/ns.34.1.35.s15

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