These studies aim to study individual and family factors in chronic illness and their impact on adaptation to the disease. In addition to psychological variables, these studies also include the contribution of physiological and biochemical variables as well as the assessment of the effectiveness of psychological interventions in terms of therapeutic adherence, cure prognosis, and quality of life.
Contribution of Family Psychological Factors to the Quality of Life of Children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia and Family Well-Being: A Longitudinal Study.
PhD Student FCT: Ana Sofia Ferraz
Predictors of Quality of Life in Radical Prostatectomy.
Researcher: Luciana Mata, Lívia Resende, Cissa Azevedo
Risk Profiles for Cognitive Decline and Quality of Life in Atrial Fibrillation: A Longitudinal Study.
PhD Student: Ana Mónica Machado
Quality of Life in Arteriovenous Fistula Patients on Hemodialysis and Their Partners: A Longitudinal Study.
PhD Student FCT: Ana Cristina Bernardo
Validation of the Self Care and School Support Instruments in Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes.
Researcher: Ana Almeida
Validation of Foot Care Instruments in Diabetes
Researcher: Gabriela Ferreira
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