Selina Kikkenborg Berg
University of Copenhagen
Quality of lifeCardiologyPhysical therapyRehabilitationMedicine
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#1Britt BorregaardH-Index: 5
#2Susanne S. Pedersen (University of Southern Denmark)H-Index: 46
Last. Jacob E. Møller (University of Southern Denmark)H-Index: 38
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Purpose To (i) describe changes in health-related quality of life (HRQoL) pre-operatively, at discharge, and 4 weeks after discharge following open heart surgery, (ii) compare the performance of the EuroQol Questionnaire (EQ-5D 5L) and the Kansas City Cardiomyopathy Questionnaire (KCCQ) against an anchor-based approach, and to (iii) investigate the association between HRQoL and 180-day readmission.
BACKGROUND: Illness perception is composed of thoughts, ideas, and beliefs about illness, and a negative illness perception is known to be associated with poor outcomes. Among men and women, clinical outcomes after heart valve surgery are known to differ, but knowledge about differences in illness perception is sparse. OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study is to describe the differences in illness perception among men and women after open heart valve surgery and to identify sociodemographic and clin...
#1Selina Kikkenborg Berg (UCPH: University of Copenhagen)H-Index: 13
#2Jane Faerch (Copenhagen University Hospital)H-Index: 1
Last. Anne Vinggaard Christensen (Copenhagen University Hospital)H-Index: 6
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BACKGROUND: Patient participation in treatment and care is often encouraged and is desirable because of its proven positive impact on treatment, quality of care and patient safety. AIMS: To develop an instrument to measure patient participation in health care and to investigate the measurement properties of the Patient Participation Questionnaire (PPQ). METHODS: A literature review was conducted to develop a model of patient participation. The PPQ was constructed consisting of 17 items organized...
#1Anne Vinggaard Christensen (Copenhagen University Hospital)H-Index: 6
#2Jakob B. Bjorner (UCPH: University of Copenhagen)H-Index: 54
Last. Selina Kikkenborg Berg (University of Southern Denmark)H-Index: 13
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Background:The SF-12v2 health survey (SF-12) is widely used as a generic measure of health-related quality of life. However, interpretation of score differences can be difficult.Aim:To estimate ben...
#1Anne Ankerstjerne Rasmussen (Aarhus University Hospital)
#2Signe Holm Larsen (Aarhus University Hospital)H-Index: 7
Last. Henrik Wiggers (Aarhus University Hospital)H-Index: 16
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AIMS: An in-depth understanding of the prognostic value of patient-reported outcomes (PRO) is essential to facilitate person-centred care in heart failure (HF). This study aimed to clarify the prognostic role of subjective mental and physical health status in patients with HF. METHODS AND RESULTS: Patients with HF were identified from the DenHeart Survey (n = 1,499) and PRO data were obtained at hospital discharge, including the EuroQol five-dimensional questionnaire (EQ-5D), the HeartQoL and th...
#1Ida E Højskov (UCPH: University of Copenhagen)
#2Lau Caspar Thygesen (University of Southern Denmark)H-Index: 22
Last. Selina Kikkenborg Berg (UCPH: University of Copenhagen)H-Index: 13
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Background:Attending and maintaining a cardiac rehabilitation programme is a challenge.Aims:The purpose of this study was to explore associations between non-adherence to early coronary artery bypa...
#1Lars Thrysoee (University of Southern Denmark)H-Index: 3
#2Charlotte Brun Thorup (AAU: Aalborg University)H-Index: 6
Last. Selina Kikkenborg Berg (University of Southern Denmark)H-Index: 13
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Background:Patient-reported outcomes are important predictors of mortality, cardiovascular events and hospitalisation in patients with cardiac diseases, but differences in patient-reported outcomes...
#1Anne Vinggaard Christensen (Copenhagen University Hospital)H-Index: 1
Last. Selina Kikkenborg BergH-Index: 13
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Aims: This study aimed to explore whether educational level is associated with mental and physical health status, anxiety and depression symptoms and quality of life at hospital discharge and predi...