Knowledge and Awareness Among Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 3

Janet L. Welch, Rebecca J. Bartlett Ellis, Susan M. Perkins, Cynthia S. Johnson, Lani M. Zimmerman, Cynthia L. Russell, Christine Richards, David M. Guise, Brian S. Decker

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Abstract

Knowledge is a prerequisite for changing behavior, and is useful for improving outcomes and reducing mortality rates in patients diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD). The purpose of this article is to describe baseline CKD knowledge and awareness obtained as part of a larger study testing the feasibility of a self-management intervention. Thirty patients were recruited who had CKD Stage 3 with coexisting diabetes and hypertension. Fifty-four percent of the sample were unaware of their CKD diagnosis. Participants had a moderate amount of CKD knowledge. This study suggests the need to increase knowledge in patients with CKD Stage 3 to aid in slowing disease progression.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)513-519
Number of pages7
JournalNephrology nursing journal : journal of the American Nephrology Nurses' Association
Volume43
Issue number6
StatePublished - Nov 1 2016

Fingerprint

Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Feasibility Studies
Self Care
Disease Progression
Hypertension
Mortality

Keywords

  • CKD awareness
  • chronic kidney disease
  • diabetes
  • hypertension
  • knowledge

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

Welch, J. L., Bartlett Ellis, R. J., Perkins, S. M., Johnson, C. S., Zimmerman, L. M., Russell, C. L., ... Decker, B. S. (2016). Knowledge and Awareness Among Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 3. Nephrology nursing journal : journal of the American Nephrology Nurses' Association, 43(6), 513-519.

Knowledge and Awareness Among Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 3. / Welch, Janet L.; Bartlett Ellis, Rebecca J.; Perkins, Susan M.; Johnson, Cynthia S.; Zimmerman, Lani M.; Russell, Cynthia L.; Richards, Christine; Guise, David M.; Decker, Brian S.

In: Nephrology nursing journal : journal of the American Nephrology Nurses' Association, Vol. 43, No. 6, 01.11.2016, p. 513-519.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Welch, JL, Bartlett Ellis, RJ, Perkins, SM, Johnson, CS, Zimmerman, LM, Russell, CL, Richards, C, Guise, DM & Decker, BS 2016, 'Knowledge and Awareness Among Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 3', Nephrology nursing journal : journal of the American Nephrology Nurses' Association, vol. 43, no. 6, pp. 513-519.
Welch, Janet L. ; Bartlett Ellis, Rebecca J. ; Perkins, Susan M. ; Johnson, Cynthia S. ; Zimmerman, Lani M. ; Russell, Cynthia L. ; Richards, Christine ; Guise, David M. ; Decker, Brian S. / Knowledge and Awareness Among Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 3. In: Nephrology nursing journal : journal of the American Nephrology Nurses' Association. 2016 ; Vol. 43, No. 6. pp. 513-519.
@article{b8d92bb6610b4895abc1391740d50fea,
title = "Knowledge and Awareness Among Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 3",
abstract = "Knowledge is a prerequisite for changing behavior, and is useful for improving outcomes and reducing mortality rates in patients diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD). The purpose of this article is to describe baseline CKD knowledge and awareness obtained as part of a larger study testing the feasibility of a self-management intervention. Thirty patients were recruited who had CKD Stage 3 with coexisting diabetes and hypertension. Fifty-four percent of the sample were unaware of their CKD diagnosis. Participants had a moderate amount of CKD knowledge. This study suggests the need to increase knowledge in patients with CKD Stage 3 to aid in slowing disease progression.",
keywords = "CKD awareness, chronic kidney disease, diabetes, hypertension, knowledge",
author = "Welch, {Janet L.} and {Bartlett Ellis}, {Rebecca J.} and Perkins, {Susan M.} and Johnson, {Cynthia S.} and Zimmerman, {Lani M.} and Russell, {Cynthia L.} and Christine Richards and Guise, {David M.} and Decker, {Brian S.}",
year = "2016",
month = "11",
day = "1",
language = "English (US)",
volume = "43",
pages = "513--519",
journal = "Nephrology Nursing Journal",
issn = "1526-744X",
publisher = "Jannetti Publications, Inc.",
number = "6",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Knowledge and Awareness Among Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 3

AU - Welch, Janet L.

AU - Bartlett Ellis, Rebecca J.

AU - Perkins, Susan M.

AU - Johnson, Cynthia S.

AU - Zimmerman, Lani M.

AU - Russell, Cynthia L.

AU - Richards, Christine

AU - Guise, David M.

AU - Decker, Brian S.

PY - 2016/11/1

Y1 - 2016/11/1

N2 - Knowledge is a prerequisite for changing behavior, and is useful for improving outcomes and reducing mortality rates in patients diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD). The purpose of this article is to describe baseline CKD knowledge and awareness obtained as part of a larger study testing the feasibility of a self-management intervention. Thirty patients were recruited who had CKD Stage 3 with coexisting diabetes and hypertension. Fifty-four percent of the sample were unaware of their CKD diagnosis. Participants had a moderate amount of CKD knowledge. This study suggests the need to increase knowledge in patients with CKD Stage 3 to aid in slowing disease progression.

AB - Knowledge is a prerequisite for changing behavior, and is useful for improving outcomes and reducing mortality rates in patients diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD). The purpose of this article is to describe baseline CKD knowledge and awareness obtained as part of a larger study testing the feasibility of a self-management intervention. Thirty patients were recruited who had CKD Stage 3 with coexisting diabetes and hypertension. Fifty-four percent of the sample were unaware of their CKD diagnosis. Participants had a moderate amount of CKD knowledge. This study suggests the need to increase knowledge in patients with CKD Stage 3 to aid in slowing disease progression.

KW - CKD awareness

KW - chronic kidney disease

KW - diabetes

KW - hypertension

KW - knowledge

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=85041469779&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=85041469779&partnerID=8YFLogxK

M3 - Article

C2 - 30550080

AN - SCOPUS:85041469779

VL - 43

SP - 513

EP - 519

JO - Nephrology Nursing Journal

JF - Nephrology Nursing Journal

SN - 1526-744X

IS - 6

ER -