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Managing healthcare appointments

Attend­ing appoint­ments with health­care pro­fes­sion­als can cause a lot of stress and anx­i­ety and peo­ple often leave feel­ing they have not man­aged to dis­cuss the issues con­cern­ing them most. This leaflet, by nurse spe­cial­ist Jacque­lyn Wat­son, looks at how you can make the most of these appointments.

If you would like to know more about the sources of evi­dence con­sult­ed for this pub­li­ca­tion here.

Jacque­lyn Wat­son is Nurse Spe­cial­ist at the NHS Glas­gow Pain Man­age­ment Programme.