Blunted responses to heart failure symptoms in adults with mild cognitive dysfunction.

  title={Blunted responses to heart failure symptoms in adults with mild cognitive dysfunction.},
  author={Christopher Seungkyu Lee and Jill M. Gelow and Julie T. Bidwell and James O. Mudd and Jennifer K Green and Corrine Y. Jurgens and Diana S. Woodruff-Pak},
  journal={The Journal of cardiovascular nursing},
  volume={28 6},
INTRODUCTION Mild cognitive dysfunction is common among adults with heart failure (HF). We hypothesized that mild cognitive dysfunction would be associated with poor HF self-care behaviors, particularly patients' ability to respond to symptoms. METHODS We analyzed data on 148 participants in an observational study of symptoms in adults with moderate-to-advanced HF. Mild cognitive dysfunction was measured with the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA; range, 0-30), using cutoff scores for the… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 3 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 48 references

How do cognition and knowledge affect heart failure self-care

  • VV Dickson, CS Lee, B. Riegel
  • J Mixed Methods Res
  • 2011
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…