Integrated care of chronic degenerative non-communicable diseases and rehabilitation: the odd couple?

Monaldi Arch Chest Dis. 2017 May 18;87(1):818. doi: 10.4081/monaldi.2017.818.

Abstract

Chronic degenerative non-communicable diseases affecting different organs and systems are considered by the World Health Organization (WHO) as the emergent epidemic in the third millennium...

MeSH terms

  • Chronic Disease
  • Cost of Illness
  • Delivery of Health Care, Integrated / economics*
  • Delivery of Health Care, Integrated / methods
  • Heart Failure / epidemiology
  • Heart Failure / mortality
  • Heart Failure / rehabilitation
  • Humans
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases / epidemiology
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases / mortality
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases / rehabilitation
  • Noncommunicable Diseases / economics*
  • Noncommunicable Diseases / epidemiology
  • Noncommunicable Diseases / mortality
  • Noncommunicable Diseases / rehabilitation*
  • Primary Health Care / standards
  • Prognosis
  • Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive / epidemiology
  • Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive / mortality
  • Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive / rehabilitation
  • Risk Factors
  • World Health Organization / organization & administration