All publications of “Luciana Diniz Nagem Janot de Matos”

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Association between respiratory capacity, quality of life and cognitive function in elderly individuals

Rayana de Oliveira Costa ORCID logo , Raphael Mendes Ritti-Dias ORCID logo , Gabriel Grizzo Cucato ORCID logo , Maysa Seabra Cendoroglo ORCID logo , Fabio Nasri ORCID logo , Maria Luiza Monteiro Costa ORCID logo , [...]

DOI: 10.31744/einstein_journal/2019AO4337

ABSTRACT Objective To investigate associations between respiratory capacity, quality of life and cognitive function in elderly individuals. Methods The sample included 386 elderly individuals (232 women). Respiratory capacity assessment was based on maximal expiratory pressure measured at peak expiratory flow. Subjects were classified according to peak expiratory flow values adjusted for sex, age and height of individuals with normal (peak expiratory flow curve 60%) or reduced (peak expiratory flow curve < 60%) respiratory capacity. The World Health Organization Quality of [...]

Evaluating compliance to a cardiac rehabilitation program in a private general hospital

Vanessa Mair, Ana Paula Breda, Marcos Eduardo Boquembuzo Nunes, Luciana Diniz Nagem Janot de Matos

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082013000300004

Objective:Identify the primary factors that influenced the participant in our cardiovascular rehabilitation program towards missing their therapy sessions, and to correlate those factors with age, cardiovascular risk, and motivation of our population.METHODS:We conducted a retrospective study with 42 patients (69.15±13.93 years) participating in the cardiac rehabilitation program at a general hospital in São Paulo, through the analysis of two scales applied during the initial evaluation: Cardiac Rehabilitation Barriers Scale and scale of the original provision. We used Spearman correlation to […]