Health Promotion Life Style and Perceived Health Status of Korean Breast Cancer Patients

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http://hdl.handle.net/10755/151615
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Presentation
Title:
Health Promotion Life Style and Perceived Health Status of Korean Breast Cancer Patients
Abstract:
Health Promotion Life Style and Perceived Health Status of Korean Breast Cancer Patients
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2003
Conference Date:July 10-12, 2003
Author:Chung, Bok-yae, RN, PhD
P.I. Institution Name:Kyungpook National University
Title:Professor
Objectives: The concept of health within illness is beginning to gain recognition in nursing. However, there has been little research to explore and describe this phenomenon. This study was conducted to identify the data of health promotion life style and perceived health status of Korean breast cancer patients. <P> Design, Population, Sample, Setting, Years, Methods: Data were collected from 92 breast cancer patients who were admitted at K University hospital in T metropolitan city from August to October, 2001. Instrument used in this study were the Health Promoting Lifestyle Profile and Perceived Health Status scale. The data were analyzed with mean, standard deviation, t-test, ANOVA, Pearson Correlation Coefficient using SPSS pc+ program.<P> Concepts or Variables studies Together or Intervention and Outcome Variable(s): Health promotion, Perceived health status, breast cancer patient<P> Findings: The mean scores of health promotion life style were 87.53. The items in a high rank were "try to stop smoking" "try to stop to drink" "try to keep in mind peacefully" in health promotion life style. The items in a lower rank were "do Jiab, Thim, Massage, receive Therapeutic Touch", "eat Supplements and Hub Drugs", "do one of alternative and complementary medicine such as Danchun Breathing, Yoga, Creative Imaging" in health promotion life style. The mean scores of perceived health status behavior were 52.30. Health promotion life style was positively correlated with perceived health status( r= .462, p=0.000). Conclusions &amp; Implications: The results would be used not only to provide the necessary basic data for promoting healthy behavior of breast cancer patients but also to suggest the ways in which nurses can help breast cancer patients to improve their health behaviors.<P> <!--Abstract 13435 modified by 155.230.151.141 on 11-4-2002--></P></P></P></P>
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
10-Jul-2003
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleHealth Promotion Life Style and Perceived Health Status of Korean Breast Cancer Patientsen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/151615-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">Health Promotion Life Style and Perceived Health Status of Korean Breast Cancer Patients</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Sigma Theta Tau International</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2003</td></tr><tr class="item-conference-date"><td class="label">Conference Date:</td><td class="value">July 10-12, 2003</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Chung, Bok-yae, RN, PhD</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">Kyungpook National University</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">Professor</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">bychung@knu.ac.kr</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">Objectives: The concept of health within illness is beginning to gain recognition in nursing. However, there has been little research to explore and describe this phenomenon. This study was conducted to identify the data of health promotion life style and perceived health status of Korean breast cancer patients. &lt;P&gt; Design, Population, Sample, Setting, Years, Methods: Data were collected from 92 breast cancer patients who were admitted at K University hospital in T metropolitan city from August to October, 2001. Instrument used in this study were the Health Promoting Lifestyle Profile and Perceived Health Status scale. The data were analyzed with mean, standard deviation, t-test, ANOVA, Pearson Correlation Coefficient using SPSS pc+ program.&lt;P&gt; Concepts or Variables studies Together or Intervention and Outcome Variable(s): Health promotion, Perceived health status, breast cancer patient&lt;P&gt; Findings: The mean scores of health promotion life style were 87.53. The items in a high rank were &quot;try to stop smoking&quot; &quot;try to stop to drink&quot; &quot;try to keep in mind peacefully&quot; in health promotion life style. The items in a lower rank were &quot;do Jiab, Thim, Massage, receive Therapeutic Touch&quot;, &quot;eat Supplements and Hub Drugs&quot;, &quot;do one of alternative and complementary medicine such as Danchun Breathing, Yoga, Creative Imaging&quot; in health promotion life style. The mean scores of perceived health status behavior were 52.30. Health promotion life style was positively correlated with perceived health status( r= .462, p=0.000). Conclusions &amp;amp; Implications: The results would be used not only to provide the necessary basic data for promoting healthy behavior of breast cancer patients but also to suggest the ways in which nurses can help breast cancer patients to improve their health behaviors.&lt;P&gt; &lt;!--Abstract 13435 modified by 155.230.151.141 on 11-4-2002--&gt;&lt;/P&gt;&lt;/P&gt;&lt;/P&gt;&lt;/P&gt;</td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T11:08:01Z-
dc.date.issued2003-07-10en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T11:08:01Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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