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Korean Journal of Adult Nursing ((구)Journal of Korean Academy of Adult Nursing)

ISSN  1225-4886 (Print)
Published since 1989
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2007 Korean Journal of Adult Nursing ((구)Journal of Korean Academy of Adult Nursing)ALL

Page 12 ~ 23
제목 만성 심혈관질환자의 삶의 질 의미
Title Quality of Life in Patients with Chronic Cardiovascular Disease
저자 이은현, 문성미, 탁승제, 김선희
Author Lee Eun Hyun, Moon Seong Mi, Tahk Seung Jai, Kim Sun Hee
주요어 삶의 질, 심혈관질환, 근거이론
Keyword Quality of life, Cardiovascular disease, Grounded theory
Purpose: The purpose of the present study was to explore the meaning of quality of life in patients with chronic cardiovascular disease. Methods: A grounded theory method guided data collection and analysis. A total of 16 adult outpatients with chronic cardiovascular disease was participated. Data were collected through individual in-depth interviews. All interviews were audio taped and transcribed verbatim. Coding was used to establish different concepts and categories. A theoretical sampling technique was used to obtain diverse data from many relevant categories. Results: Seven categories were extracted, and they divided into constructing and intervening factors of quality of life. Constructing factors were uncertainty, recovery in the sense of control and maintaining social life. Intervening factors were symptom experiences, social support, taking care of themselves, and reflecting life. 'Keeping restrictive conditions under control' was emerged as a core category. The meaning of quality of life in patients with cardiovascular was explained according to the levels of keeping restrictive conditions under control. Conclusion: The result of this study may contribute for health professionals to understand the quality of life in patients with cardiovascular disease.
Page Title Author
1~11 The Effect of Aromatherapy on Stress of Nurses Working in Operating Room Sung Soon Nam, Eun Young
12~23 Quality of Life in Patients with Chronic Cardiovascular Disease Lee Eun Hyun, Moon Seong Mi, Tahk Seung Jai, Kim Sun Hee
24~34 Health-Related Quality of Life among Women Caregivers of Older Adults with Dementia Kim Myoung Soo, Kim Dong-Hee, Kim Jung Soon, Park Kyung Yeon, Park Nam Hee
35~44 A Study of Nurses' Knowledge Level and Assessment Experience of Delirium Lee Young Whee, Kim Chun Gill, Kong Eun Sook, Kim Kwuy Bun, Kim Nam Cho, Kim Hee Kyung, Song Mi Soon, Ahn Soo Yeon, Lee Kyung Ja, Chang Sung Ok, Chon Si Ja, Cho Nam Ok, Cho Myung Ok, Choi Kyung Sook
45~54 The Prognostic Values of Acute Physiological Parameters in Hemorrhagic Stroke Patients: Differences Between Patients with High and Low Glasgow Coma Scale Scores on Admission Seo Wha Sook, Oh Hyun Soo
55~65 Intensive Care Unit Nurse's Knowledge, Nursing Performance, and Stress about Delirium Suh, Hee Jung, Yoo Yang Sook
66~77 Evaluation of Pain Assessment Education Program for Nurses Lee Jong Kyung
78~88 Cognitive Function among the Elderly and Its Correlated Factors Min Hye Sook
89~97 The Study of Premenstrual Syndrome, Dysmenorrhea, and Stress according to the Gender Role Identity of Female University Students Chang Hae Kyung
98~108 Comparison of Health Promoting Behavior in Rural Elderly by Complementary Alternative Medicine Utilization Lee Myung Suk
109~120 A Study of Middle-Aged Women's Health Beliefs and Their Intention to Practice Health Behaviors to Prevent and Improve Hypertension Je Mi Soon, Lee Sam Soon
121~131 Development and Evaluation of an AIDS Education Program for Health Care Workers Yang Jin-Hyang
132~143 Effects of a Symptom Focused Self-Management Program on Symptom and Functional status, Health Perception, and Quality of Life of Patients with Chronic Heart Failure Kim Gi Yon
144~154 A Study on the Use of Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Korean Adults Lee Keum Jae, Kim Ok Hyun, Chun Woo Jung, Roe Myung Hee, Kang Moon Jung, Ko Sung Hee, Lee Kyeong Suk, Lee Ko Eun
155~165 The Relationships of Pain cognition, Performance Status, and Hope with Health-related Quality of Life in Cancer Patients Ryu Eun Jung, Lee Ju Mi, Choi So Young