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Gender differences and quality of life in atrial fibrillation: The mediating role of depression
Objective This study investigated gender differences, depression, and health-related quality of life (QoL) in a cross-sectional sample of patients with atrial fibrillation (AF). Methods This cross-sectional study ...
Physical health status assessed during hospitalization for acute coronary syndrome predicts mortality 12 months later
Objective: Self-report measures of health status predict mortality in several groups of patients with cardiovascular disease, although overlap with symptoms of depression may reduce or eliminate this relationship. The ...
Sex differences in predictors of illness intrusiveness 1 year after a cardiac event
Objective: This prospective study examined sex differences in illness intrusiveness and in baseline predictors of illness intrusiveness in cardiac patients' I-year postcardiac event. Methods: Patients diagnosed with a ...
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 ...