The four sentences (labelled $1, 2, 3,$ and $4$) given in this question, when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Decide on the proper order for the sentences and key in this sequence of four numbers as your answer.
- Self-management is thus defined as the 'individual's ability to manage the symptoms, treatment, physical and psychosocial consequences and lifestyle changes inherent in living with a chronic condition
- Most people with progressive diseases like dementia prefer to have control over their own lives and health-care for as long as possible
- Having control means, among other things, that patients themselves perform self-management activities
- Supporting people in decisions and actions that promote self-management is called self-management support requiring a cooperative relationship between the patient, the family, and the professionals