This extract from a longer paper, provides a helpful table of components of self-management support and examples of how these have been implemented.
In this blog, Anya de Iongh describes how her 92 year old grandmother, who subscribes to the 'doctor knows best' school of thought and would not describe herself as having long term conditions, is in fact a role model for self-management support.
The effectiveness of self-management support interventions for men with long-term conditions: a systematic review and meta-analysis
This is the first review to examine the moderating effect of sex in self-management support interventions. A substantial sample frame of 1887 potentially relevant studies (identified via 116 Cochrane reviews) were screened for eligibility against the inclusion criteria.
This report sets out a series of 10 key ideas which the Innovation Unit believes should for the underpinning principles around which health services are designed and delivered.