Chronic disease self-management education programs: challenges ahead

Sarah M Dennis, Nicholas A Zwar, Iqbal Hasan and Mark F Harris
Med J Aust 2007; 186 (2): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2007.tb00825.x
Published online: 15 January 2007

To the Editor: The article by Jordan and Osborne1 highlights some of the key issues to be addressed if chronic disease self-management programs are going to be effectively incorporated into the Australian health care system, particularly in primary care.

  • Sarah M Dennis1
  • Nicholas A Zwar1,2
  • Iqbal Hasan1
  • Mark F Harris1

  • 1 School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW.
  • 2 General Practice Unit, Fairfield Hospital, Sydney, NSW.



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