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Dyspnea, with a focus on cardiovascular diseases: A primary health care perspective


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Title: Dyspnea, with a focus on cardiovascular diseases: A primary health care perspective
Authors: Nasser, Seyed Ahmadi
E-mail: nasser.seyed.ahmadi@gu.se
Issue Date: 11-Nov-2016
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Medicine. Department of Public Health and Community Medicine
Parts of work: I. Ahmadi, NS, Lindblad, U, Månsson, J, Hildingh, C. Breathlessness in everyday life from a patient perspective: a qualitative study using diaries. Palliat Support Care. 2014 Jun; 12(3):189-94.
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II. Ahmadi, NS, Bennet, L, Larsson, CA, Andersson, S, Månsson, J, Lindblad, U. Clinical characteristics of asymptomatic left ventricular diastolic dysfunction and its association with self-rated health and N-terminal B-type natriuretic peptide: a cross-sectional study. ESC Heart Failure. September 2016, Volume 3, Pages 205-211
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III. Ahmadi, NS, Lindblad, U, Månsson, J. Impairment of health-related quality of life in dyspnea, assessed using multiple severity scales. Submitted.

IV. Ahmadi, NS, Lindblad, U, Månsson, J. Dyspnea, symptom intensity and impact on health-related quality of life in patients with cardiovascular or pulmonary diseases – a community based longitudinal study. Submitted.
Date of Defence: 2016-12-02
Disputation: Fredagen den 2 december 2016, kl. 13.00, Hörsal 2119, Hälsovetarbacken, hus 2, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Dyspnea
Cardiovascular diseases
Measuremnt
Health related quality of life
Abstract: Aim: The overall objective of our thesis is to describe, identify, and quantify the essential aspects of dyspnea both as a stand-alone symptom and as a symptom in patients with a special focus on cardiovascular diseases in the primary health care. Introduction: Despite a high prevalence of dyspnea in the general population there is a small fraction of these individuals seeking medical advice in primary health care settings. A better understanding of this complex symptom of numerous chronic dise... more
ISBN: 978-91-628-9977-6 (print)
978-91-628-9978-3 (PDF)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/44866
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