Hyun Soo Oh

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BACKGROUND Fatigue is one of the most common problems experienced by cancer patients. The factors most frequently reported to correlate with cancer-related fatigue are symptom distress (pain, nausea/vomiting, dyspnea, and lack of appetite) and psychological distress (depression and anxiety). AIMS This study was performed to examine the overall association(More)
The purpose of this study was to clarify the dynamic causal relationships among arteriosclerotic risk factors, including age, smoking, alcoholic consumption, exercise, hypercholesterolemia, hypertriglyceridemia, and hypertension. Data were collected from the medical records of 400 male clients who visited a university hospital located in Inchon, Korea, from(More)
PURPOSE This study was conducted to combine the effects of pulmonary rehabilitation program (PRP) on exercise capacity/tolerance and general health status of COPD patients based on the primary research results examined the effects of PRP. METHOD Seventeen studies were selected by the sampling criteria established to include the studies that reported(More)
AIM This article is a report of the development and testing of the hypothetical model that illustrates relationships between treatment adherence and its psychosocial influencing factors and to elucidate the direct and indirect (mediating) effects of factors on treatment adherence. BACKGROUND Poor adherence has been consistently reported in haemodialysis(More)
PURPOSE This study was conducted to investigate the individual and cross influences of age, gender, and severity on recovery of patients with brain injury. METHODS For the purpose of the study, traumatic or spontaneous brain injury patients admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) were conveniently selected. The data regarding outcomes were collected 3(More)
PURPOSE This study was conducted to investigate the factors that affect the severity of urinary incontinence and the quality of life of women with urinary incontinence. METHODS An exploratory correlation research design was applied and the sixty women who responded that they currently experience involuntary urine leakage at least once per week were(More)
AIM The study was undertaken to explore stroke knowledge, health-promoting behaviors, and predictors for biological risk profiles of stroke recurrence among stroke patients in Korea. METHODS This study was a cross-sectional descriptive study. Seventy-five stroke patients were recruited from a university medical center. Stroke knowledge, physical(More)
The present study was conducted to investigate the frequency of hyperthermia during the first 72 h after acute brain injury, and to compare subjects that developed hyperthermia with those that did not with respect to blood pressure, intracranial pressure (ICP), cerebral perfusion pressure (CPP), Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score and mortality. This study was(More)
PURPOSE The purposes of this study were to examine the effectiveness of a behavioral intervention program combining pelvic floor muscle exercise with bladder training for urinary incontinence and also to conduct follow-up assessment after self-training. METHODS This study was conducted using a non-equivalent control group, pretest-posttest design. The(More)
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to identify the clinical variables that predict functional and cognitive recovery at 1- and 6-month in both severe and moderate/mild traumatic brain injury patients. METHODS The subjects of this study were 82 traumatically brain-injured patients who were admitted to a Neurological Intensive Care Unit at a university(More)