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Development and Psychometric Validation of a Scale to Assess Information Needs in Cardiac Rehabilitation: The INCR Tool
(Patient Education and Counseling, 2013-06)
Objective: to develop and psychometrically-validate a tool to assess information needs in cardiac rehabilitation (CR) patients. Methods: After a literature search, 60 information items were identified. To establish content ...
Sex Differences in Cardiac Rehabilitation Enrollment: A Meta-Analysis.
Background: The present systematic review and meta-analysis examines studies published in the past 10 years that described CR enrollment among women and men, in order to determine whether a significant sex difference ...
Gender and Sex Differences in Prevalence of Major Depression in Coronary Artery Disease Patients: A Meta-Analysis
Background: Depression is related to increased morbidity and mortality in the general population and among patients with coronary artery disease (CAD). The prevalence of major depression is two-times higher in women than ...
Validation of a Portuguese version of the Information Needs in Cardiac Rehabilitation (INCR) scale in Brazil
Objectives: to translate, culturally adapt and psychometrically validate the Information Needs in Cardiac Rehabilitation (INCR) tool to Portuguese. Background: The identification of information needs is considered the ...
Effect of Referral Strategies on Access to Cardiac Rehabilitation Among Women
Background: Despite its proven benefits and need, women’s access to cardiac rehabilitation (CR) is suboptimal. Referral strategies, such as systematic referral, have been advocated to improve access to CR. This study ...
Applying Parse's Theory to Perioperative Nursing
(AORN Journal, 1990-03)
Giving Voice to Expressions of Quality of Life for Persons Living With Dementia Through Story, Music, and Art
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc., 2005-01)
The purpose of this qualitative descriptive study was to give voice to expressions of quality of life for persons who live with dementia and who reside in long-term care, primarily on locked cognitive support units.With ...
Validation of the numerical rating scale for pain intensity and unpleasantness in pediatric acute postoperative pain: sensitivity to change over time
This study evaluates the construct validity (including sensitivity to change) of the numerical rating scale (NRS) for pain intensity (I) and unpleasantness (U) and participant pain scale preferences in children/adolescents ...
Reliability and validity of the Child Pain Anxiety Symptoms Scale (CPASS) in a clinical sample of children and adolescents with acute postsurgical pain
Pain anxiety refers to the cognitive, emotional, physiological, and behavioural reactions to the experience or anticipation of pain. The Child Pain Anxiety Symptoms Scale (CPASS) has recently been developed and validated ...
Prospective diary study of nonpainful and painful phantom sensations in a preselected sample of child and adolescent amputees reporting phantom limbs.
(Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2004)
Objective: To prospectively study factors associated with the occurrence of phantom sensations and pains in a pre-selected sample of child and adolescent amputees reporting phantom limbs. Design: Prospective diary study ...