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Perceived social support on quality of life in patients awaiting for coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery

Jamaludin, Sumaiyah @ ThandarSoe and Chong, Mei Chan (2017) Perceived social support on quality of life in patients awaiting for coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery. IIUM Press, International Islamic University Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur. ISBN 978-967-418-753-8

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Abstract

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) is a major health problem due to its high prevalence, the steady increase in this occurrences and very high morbidity and mortality rates around the world. Furthermore, it is the most common leading causes of death in the world and the most common treatment for that is Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) surgery. Patients who has been suffered from this disease and listed for CABG surgery should adapt themselves to overcome the changes in their new daily life. To overcome this, they should have effective social support to enhance their quality of life while awaiting for CABG surgery. Therefore, this study was aimed to explore the impact of perceived social support on quality of life in patients awaiting for Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) Surgery.

Item Type: Book
Additional Information: 7449/61867
Uncontrolled Keywords: Perceived social support, Quality of life in patients, Coronary artery bypass, Grafting (cabg) surgery
Subjects: R Medicine > RC Internal medicine
R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC667 Specialties of Internal Medicine-Diseases of Circulatory (Cardiovascular) System
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Nursing > Department of Medical Surgical Nursing
Kulliyyah of Pharmacy
Depositing User: Miss Thandar Soe Sumaiyah Jamaludin
Date Deposited: 06 Mar 2018 21:16
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2018 12:06
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/61867

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