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Quality of life and religious-spiritual coping in palliative cancer care patients
(Univ Sao Paulo, Escola De Enfermagem De Ribeirao Preto, 2017-01-01)
Objectives: to compare the quality of life and religious-spiritual coping of palliative cancer care patients with a group of healthy participants; assess whether the perceived quality of life is associated with the ...
Quality of life living with ocular prosthesis
The heterogeneous level of life quality across Chilean regions
This paper integrates the empirical literature attempting to measure quality of life with different philosophical, economic and psychological approaches that shed some light on the contours of the concept. On this basis, ...
Contextual And Individual Determinants Of Oral Health-related Quality Of Life In Older Brazilians
Quality of life of cardiac patients during pregnancy and after birth
(Univ Fed Sao Paulo, Dept Enfermagen, 2016-03-01)
Objective: Analyze the changes in the quality of life of cardiac patients during pregnancy and after birth and study the correlations between the sociodemographic and clinical characteristics and quality of life measures ...
Evaluation of the Flanagan Quality of Life Scale for older adults
Purpose: to evaluate the Flanagan Quality of Life Scale applied in a representative sample of urban older people population of Botucatu city, São Paulo, Brazil. Methods: a cross-sectional study was carried out with a ...
Psoriasis: correlation between severity index (PASI) and quality of life index (DLQI) in patients assessed before and after systemic treatment
(Soc Brasileira Dermatologia, 2013-09-01)
BACKGROUND: Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory disease of the skin that affects patients of all ages and both genders. The impact of the disease on quality of life is greater among patients with moderate to severe psoriasis. ...
Quality of life index in autoimmune bullous dermatosis patients
(Soc Brasileira Dermatologia, 2015-03-01)
Background: Autoimmune bullous dermatoses are complex diseases triggered by autoantibodies action against epidermal antigens or the dermoepidermal junction. Blisters and vesicles that evolve with erosion areas characterize ...
Impact of trauma and surgical treatment on the quality of life of patients with facial fractures
This study assessed the impact of oral and maxillofacial trauma and surgical treatment on the quality of life of patients. The study included 66 patients (age range 18–65 years) with facial fractures; 33 required surgical ...