Patient's Recovery

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The patients needs an environment of love, care and trust during his recovery to rebuild family and work life. It is not unusual for such patients to suffer depression or low self esteem. A family members role in such a case is invaluable. Family and friends should educate themselves about patient’s condition. They can attend patient’s medical appointments with them for moral support. They could reinforce patient’s small achievements in improvement as this would build their confidence in their abilities and encourage their progress towards recovery. The family members can do this by mere words of congratulations on their progress. The patient should be kept away from things that may get them down such as games they can no longer play or clothes
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