Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Exploring the experiences and psychosocial stresses of Taiwanese patients with pulmonary hypertension: a qualitative interview study

Chiang, Yung-Chih; Hu, Li-Yu; Couper, Simon; Cheng, Chin-Chang; Wang, Ling-Hsiang; Huang, Wei-Chun; Lu, Ti

Description

About half of all patients with pulmonary hypertension (PH) experience psychological and emotional disturbances that affect their quality of life (QOL). There is a lack of studies exploring how psychiatric professionals can provide specific and effective mental health treatment to patients with PH. This study aimed to explore and understand the treatment experiences of patients with PH in Taiwan. We employed an exploratory qualitative design involving interviews with 17 patients with PH who...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/160408
Source: Pulmonary Circulation
DOI: 10.1177/2045894018787479

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Chiang_Exploring_the_experiences_and_2018.pdf166.52 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail


This item is licensed under a Creative Commons License Creative Commons

Updated:  22 January 2019/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator