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The Relationships Between Uncertainty and Posttraumatic Stress in Survivors of Childhood Cancer
  • Ya-Ling Lee
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • The journal of nursing research : JNR
  • 1 June 2006
&NA; The purposes of this study were to understand the levels of uncertainty and posttraumatic stress and to examine their relationships in young adult survivors of childhood cancer. AExpand
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Association between a history of periodontitis and the risk of rheumatoid arthritis: a nationwide, population-based, case–control study
Objective To investigate the association between the risk of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and a history of periodontitis. Methods This nationwide, population-based, case–control study usedExpand
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Posttraumatic stress in long-term young adult survivors of childhood cancer: a questionnaire survey.
BACKGROUND Posttraumatic stress is one of many psychological late effects in young adult survivors of childhood cancer and needs to be explored thoroughly. OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study wasExpand
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Diagnostic FDG and FDOPA positron emission tomography scans distinguish the genomic type and treatment outcome of neuroblastoma
Neuroblastoma (NB) is a heterogeneous childhood cancer that requires multiple imaging modalities for accurate staging and surveillances. This study aims to investigate the utility of positronExpand
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Disease knowledge and treatment adherence among patients with thalassemia major and their mothers in Taiwan.
AIMS The current study had three aims: (i) to examine disease knowledge in both thalassemia major patients and their mothers; (ii) to understand the relationships between disease knowledge andExpand
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Uncertainty, Posttraumatic Stress, and Health Behavior in Young Adult Childhood Cancer Survivors
Background: Young adult survivors of childhood cancer are at risk for medical late effects, some of which can be managed through health promotion behaviors. However, chronic uncertainty about theExpand
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Body mass index and cholesterol level predict surgical outcome in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma in Taiwan - a cohort study
Curative surgical resection (CSR) remains the most effective therapeutic intervention for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC); however, frequent post-surgical recurrence leads to high cancerExpand
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Periodontal Disease Associated with Higher Risk of Dementia: Population‐Based Cohort Study in Taiwan
To determine the magnitude and temporal aspect of the effect of poor dental health and periodontal disease (PD) on dementia.
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Psychometric evaluation of a Chinese version of the Lee Fatigue Scale-Short Form in women during pregnancy and postpartum.
BACKGROUND Fatigue is among the most prevalent and distressing symptoms in pregnant and postpartum women. Estimating fatigue severity with a psychometrically sound instrument provides the mostExpand
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Predictors of healthy behaviour in long-term survivors of childhood cancer.
AIM The objective of this study was to examine the factors contributing to healthy behaviour in young adult long-term survivors of childhood cancer. BACKGROUND Young adult childhood cancerExpand
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