Predictors of fear and anxiety nine years after coronary artery bypass grafting.

@article{Koivula2010PredictorsOF,
  title={Predictors of fear and anxiety nine years after coronary artery bypass grafting.},
  author={Meeri Koivula and Katja Hautam{\"a}ki-Lamminen and P{\"a}ivi {\AA}stedt-Kurki},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2010},
  volume={66 3},
  pages={595-606}
}
AIM This paper is a report of a study to identify (i) associations between fear and anxiety with variables of demography, symptoms, treatment and perceived health, (ii) associations between fear, anxiety, depression and social support and (iii) predictors of fear and anxiety nine years after coronary artery bypass grafting. BACKGROUND Earlier research shows that anxiety and fear are common, but there is a lack of knowledge about the long-term (>five years) situation of people after coronary… CONTINUE READING