Outi Kähkönen

University teacher, post doctoral researcher

Research Unit of Health Sciences and Technology
Faculty of Medicine

Outi Kähkönen

I have defended my doctoral thesis in health sciences in 2017. After that, I have worked as a university teacher and post doc researcher at the Nursing and Health Management Research Unit. I have versatile experience of the cardiovascular nursing and development of patient education and care pathways. As a researcher I am particular interested in the cardiac patients’ adherence to treatment.

Research interests

  • Adherence to treatment, cardiology nursing, patients with chronic diseases

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Aapistie 5 A
90220 Oulu

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Research Unit of Nursing Science and Health Management
PL 5000
90014 Oulun yliopisto