The effect of functional performance, respiratory function and osteopenia on the quality of life after heart transplantation


KARAPOLAT H. , EYİGÖR S. , DURMAZ B. , NALBANTGİL S. , YAĞDI T. , ZOGHİ M.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, cilt.124, ss.381-383, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 124 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2006.12.053
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.381-383

Özet

To determine the effect of functional performance, respiratory function, and osteopenia on the quality of life after heart transplantation. Thirty-one patients were included. Functional performance (peak oxygen consumption - pVO2), respiratory function, quality of life (the short form 36 - SF36) and lumbar spine and hip bone mineral density (BMD) were performed.