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Nursing Research and Practice
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 254352, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/254352
Clinical Study

Predictors of Better Self-Care in Patients with Heart Failure after Six Months of Follow-Up Home Visits

1Cardiology Division, Heart Failure Clinic, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
2Cardiology Institute of Rio Grande Sul, Cardiology Fundation, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
3Graduate Program of Cardiovascular Science, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
4Federal University of Health Science of Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
5Statistics Division, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
6Graduate Program, School of Nursing, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Rua São Manoel 963, Bairro Rio Branco, 90620-110 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil

Received 28 May 2013; Accepted 1 August 2013

Academic Editor: Victoria Vaughan Dickson

Copyright © 2013 Melina Maria Trojahn et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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