Priority 7 from the Advanced Heart Failure PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: What are the benefits of asking a person with advanced heart failure ‘what is important to them’? (JLA PSP Priority 7)
|JLA question ID
No significant evidence for people with advanced heart failure
No systematic reviews on this topic in past five years
|Health Research Classification System category
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|Does asking a person with heart failure what matters most to them help improve their sense of wellbeing, of control? ~ How are we assessing outcomes for patients with heart failure that are actually related to the patients needs/outcomes? ie returning to work, walking across the room, going in their garden etc. Rather than the outcomes 'we' tend to be focussed on/commissioned for. ~ What are the most important physical symptoms of heart failure to the patient ~ Is it important to you to know the underlying cause of your heart failure? What are the most important symptoms of advanced heart failure for patients?
|4 x health professionals
|PSP unique ID
|Advanced Heart Failure
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|65 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|13 February 2019