Browsing by Author "Wahl, Astrid K."
The predictive value of post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms for quality of life: a longitudinal study of physically injured victims of non-domestic violence Johansen, Venke A.; Wahl, Astrid K.; Eilertsen, Dag Erik; Weisæth, Lars; Hanestad, Berit R. (BioMed Central, 2007-05-21)Background: Little is known about longitudinal associations between post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and quality of life (QoL) after exposure to violence. The aims of the current study were to examine quality of ...Journal articlePeer reviewed
Quality of life can both influence and be an outcome of general health perceptions after heart surgery Mathisen, Lars; Andersen, Marit H.; Veenstra, Marijke; Wahl, Astrid K.; Hanestad, Berit R.; Fosse, Erik (BioMed Central, 2007-05-24)Background: Our aim was to investigate the existence of a reciprocal relationship between patients' assessment of quality of life and their appraisal of health. If present, this relationship will interfere with the ...Journal articlePeer reviewed
Quality of life in female myocardial infarction survivors: a comparative study with a randomly selected general female population cohort Norekvål, Tone M.; Wahl, Astrid K.; Fridlund, Bengt; Nordrehaug, Jan Erik; Wentzel-Larsen, Tore; Hanestad, Berit R. (BioMed Central, 2007-10-30)Background: A substantial burden associated with MI has been reported. Thus, how survivors experience their quality of life (QOL) is now being given increasing attention. However, few studies have involved women and a ...Journal articlePeer reviewed