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A tailored intervention for illness acceptance improves adherence and quality of life in adults with haemophilia using prophylaxis.

Haemophilia 2021 May 7. Epub 2021 May 7.

Institute for Nursing Studies, Utrecht University of Applied Sciences, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

Introduction: Adherence to prophylactic treatment (prophylaxis) in persons with haemophilia is challenging and has been reported at only ±50%. Acceptance problems are one of the main reasons for non-adherence in haemophilia. An evidence-based intervention was developed based on an acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) approach. Read More

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Effects of illness perceptions on health-related quality of life in patients with rheumatoid arthritis in China.

Health Qual Life Outcomes 2021 Apr 20;19(1):126. Epub 2021 Apr 20.

Department of Clinical Immunology, Xijing Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi'an, 710032, Shaanxi Province, China.

Objectives: For patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in China, little is known of how their illness perceptions affect their health-related quality of life (HRQoL). The present study investigated associations between specific illness perceptions due to RA and HRQoL features.

Methods: For 191 patients with RA, illness perceptions were measured using the Brief Illness Perceptions Questionnaire (BIPQ) comprising 8 domains. Read More

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The Igbo Brief Illness Perceptions Questionnaire: A cross-cultural adaptation and validation study in Nigerian populations with chronic low back pain.

J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil 2021 ;34(3):399-411

Department of Physiotherapy, School of Population Health Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine, King's College London, London, UK.

Background: Illness perceptions predict chronic low back pain (CLBP) disability. This study cross-culturally adapted and validated the Igbo Brief Illness Perceptions Questionnaire (Igbo-BIPQ) in people with CLBP in rural/urban Nigeria.

Methods: A cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Igbo-BIPQ was undertaken. Read More

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January 2021

Perception of Illness and Its Association with Treatment Willingness in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease.

Dig Dis Sci 2021 Jan 6. Epub 2021 Jan 6.

Department of Internal Medicine, Marietta Memorial Hospital, Marietta, OH, 45750, USA.

Background: Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a chronic liver disease of immense public health relevance. Understanding illness perceptions in the NAFLD population will provide sound scientific evidence for planning high-quality patient-centered care and implementing effective interventions. The Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire (BIPQ) is a robust psychometric tool to systematically assess the dimensions of illness perceptions in various chronic ailments. Read More

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January 2021

Good pain, bad pain: illness perception and physician attitudes towards rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia patients.

Clin Exp Rheumatol 2020 Dec 15. Epub 2020 Dec 15.

School of Behavioral Sciences, Academic College Tel Aviv-Yaffo, Israel.

Objectives: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and fibromyalgia syndrome (FM) are common diagnoses encountered in rheumatology practice, but do not enjoy the same status. We aimed to examine physician's illness perceptions regarding these two rheumatologic disorders and to evaluate how they correlate with their relationship with these patients.

Methods: Forty-five rheumatologists were enrolled in the study. Read More

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December 2020

Perception and control of allergic rhinitis in primary care.

NPJ Prim Care Respir Med 2020 08 20;30(1):37. Epub 2020 Aug 20.

Menarini France, Rungis, France.

Perception of a chronic illness is a driver of patient behaviour that may impact treatment outcomes. The cross-sectional PETRA study was designed to describe the links between disease perception, patient behaviour and treatment outcomes in adults with allergic rhinitis (AR). Overall, 687 French general practitioners (GPs) included 1929 analysable patients (mean age: 39 years; intermittent/persistent symptoms: 46. Read More

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Characterization of pre-transplant psychosocial burden in an integrated national islet transplant program.

Islets 2020 03 20;12(2):21-31. Epub 2020 Aug 20.

School of Psychology, Deakin University , Geelong, Australia.

The psychological burden experienced by people with diabetes prior to islet transplantation is recognized but has not been studied comprehensively, especially in relation to glycemia. Therefore, we conducted a rigorous pre-operative psychosocial profile of UK islet transplant recipients, and compared groups with higher/lower HbA1 c to test the null hypothesis that pre-transplant hypoglycemia awareness and psychosocial burden would not be related to baseline HbA1 c in this high-risk cohort. Pre-transplant, recipients (n = 44) completed validated hypoglycemia awareness questionnaires and generic/diabetes-specific measures of psychological traits and states. Read More

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Illness Perception and Medication Adherence Among Patients with Primary Hypothyroidism in Al Qassim, Saudi Arabia.

Patient Prefer Adherence 2020 6;14:1111-1117. Epub 2020 Jul 6.

Department of Family and Community Medicine, King Saud Hospital, Al Qassim, Saudi Arabia.

Purpose: Poor adherence to levothyroxine is a potential risk factor for treatment failure that ultimately leads to increased healthcare costs and serious health outcomes. This study aimed to investigate the correlation between illness perception and medication adherence among primary hypothyroidism patients.

Patients And Methods: We conducted a cross-sectional survey among primary hypothyroidism patients who met the inclusion criteria in the Qassim region of Saudi Arabia using a questionnaire with demographic characteristics, clinical factors, the 12-Item Medication Adherence Scale, and the Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire (BIPQ). Read More

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Utility of the Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire to Monitor Patient Beliefs in Systemic Vasculitis.

J Rheumatol 2020 12 1;47(12):1785-1792. Epub 2020 Apr 1.

M.N. Schwartz, BS, M.A. Ferrada, MD, K.B. Gribbons, BS, J.S. Rosenblum, BS, W. Goodspeed, RN, E. Novakovich, RN, P.C. Grayson, MD, MSc, Systemic Autoimmunity Branch, National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS), Bethesda, Maryland;

Objective: To assess the validity and clinical utility of the Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire (BIPQ) to measure illness perceptions in multiple forms of vasculitis.

Methods: Patients with giant cell arteritis (GCA), Takayasu arteritis (TA), antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis (AAV), and relapsing polychondritis (RP) were recruited into a prospective, observational cohort. Patients independently completed the BIPQ, Multidimensional Fatigue Inventory (MFI), Medical Outcomes Study 36-item Short Form survey (SF-36), and a patient global assessment (PtGA) at successive study visits. Read More

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December 2020

The Association Among Medication Beliefs, Perception of Illness and Medication Adherence in Ischemic Stroke Patients: A Cross-Sectional Study in China.

Patient Prefer Adherence 2020 13;14:235-247. Epub 2020 Feb 13.

The Second Affiliated Hospital of Harbin Medical University, Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, People's Republic of China.

Purpose: To examine the association and the mediating effect among medication beliefs, perception of illness, and medication adherence in ischemic stroke patients.

Patients And Methods: This is a cross-sectional study, 306 ischemic stroke patients recruited from The Second Affiliated Hospital of Harbin Medical University, China between June 2018 and October 2018. The Beliefs about Medications Questionnaire (BMQ) was used to assess a patient's beliefs about medication. Read More

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February 2020

Gender differences in asthma perception and its impact on quality of life: a post hoc analysis of the PROXIMA (Patient Reported Outcomes and Xolair In the Management of Asthma) study.

Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 2019 6;15:65. Epub 2019 Nov 6.

3Department of Biomedical Sciences, Personalised Medicine Clinic Asthma & Allergy, Humanitas University, IRCCS Humanitas Research Hospital, Rozzano, Milan, Italy.

Background: Gender differences in asthma perception and control have been reported. The PROXIMA observational study assessed these outcomes in a cohort of Italian severe allergic asthma (SAA) patients. This post hoc analysis of the PROXIMA results was aimed at assessing gender differences in SAA in a real-world setting, focusing on disease perception and impact on quality of life (QoL). Read More

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November 2019

Illness perception of adolescents with allergic conditions under specialist care.

Pediatr Allergy Immunol 2020 02 11;31(2):197-202. Epub 2019 Dec 11.

Consultant in Allergy, Department of Allergy, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

Background: Our understanding of how adolescents perceive and cope with their allergic condition/s is limited. This study used the Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire (BIPQ) in a group of adolescents with allergies and correlates the findings with demographic and clinical conditions.

Methods: In this retrospective questionnaire-based study, we analysed 100 valid questionnaires from adolescents (11-18 years) attending our service after receiving management and treatment for their allergic condition/s. Read More

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February 2020

Perception of illness among patients with heart failure is related to their general health independently of their mood and functional capacity.

J Patient Rep Outcomes 2019 Aug 16;3(1):55. Epub 2019 Aug 16.

Department of Nursing Science, Institute of Health and Society, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, P.O. Box. 1130, N-0318, Oslo, Blindern, Norway.

Purpose: To explore the relationship between illness perceptions and self-reported general health of patients with chronic heart disease, using some core elements from the Common Sense Model.

Methods: Patients with heart failure (New York Heart Association [NYHA] Functional Class I-III) from five outpatient clinics in Eastern Norway were invited to participate in this cross-sectional study. Two research nurses collected socio-demographic data (age, sex, education and work status) and standardized questionnaires in structured interviews. Read More

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Understanding illness perception in pulmonary tuberculosis patients: One step towards patient-centered care.

PLoS One 2019 12;14(6):e0218106. Epub 2019 Jun 12.

Department of Internal Medicine, Chungbuk National University College of Medicine, Cheongju, Republic of Korea.

Background: Assessing the illness perception of patients with tuberculosis (TB) could improve our understanding of their beliefs about disease and help address problems in their health-seeking behavior.

Study Aim: We assessed illness perception in patients with pulmonary TB in association with patients' demographic, socioeconomic, and clinical features.

Methods: Adult patients who were newly diagnosed with pulmonary TB at three tertiary hospitals in South Korea were included from November 2016 and September 2018. Read More

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February 2020

Association between medication adherence and illness perceptions in atrial fibrillation patients treated with direct oral anticoagulants: An observational cross-sectional pilot study.

PLoS One 2018 28;13(9):e0204814. Epub 2018 Sep 28.

Department of Pharmacy, Fukuoka University Chikushi Hospital, Fukuoka, Japan.

Objective: The aim of this study was to examine the association between medication adherence and illness perceptions, and to explore the factors associated with poor medication adherence in atrial fibrillation (AF) patients receiving direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) in a real-world clinical setting.

Methods: An observational cross-sectional pilot study was conducted at a single Japanese university hospital. One hundred and twenty-nine patients who were diagnosed with AF and who were taking DOACs were recruited from outpatients between January 4th and April 25th, 2017. Read More

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Revealing the Puzzle of Nonadherence in IBD-Assembling the Pieces.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2018 05;24(6):1352-1360

The Kamila Gonczarowski Institute of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Background: Adherence is generally associated with improved treatment outcomes in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients. Different components of the patient profile have an impact on patient adherence. Capturing nonadherent patients by identifying modifiable risk factors in daily practice still remains a challenge. Read More

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Long-term adherence with psychiatric treatment among patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures.

Epilepsia 2018 01 7;59(1):e18-e22. Epub 2017 Dec 7.

Department of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

We conducted a prospective cohort study, examining long-term adherence with psychiatric treatment among patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES). Subjects diagnosed with documented PNES were scheduled for 4 psychiatric visits. Survival analysis was performed, and covariates were assessed for association with time to nonadherence using Cox proportional hazard regression analysis. Read More

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January 2018

Transcultural Adaptation and Validation of the Korean Version of the Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire for Patients with Pulmonary Tuberculosis.

J Glob Infect Dis 2017 Jul-Sep;9(3):113-116

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Chungbuk National University Hospital, Cheongju 28644, Republic of Korea.

Background And Aim: The brief illness perception questionnaire (BIPQ) has been used in many populations for both adults and children, and it provides a rapid assessment of illness perception. This study was performed to create a translated version of the BIPQ to fit the Korean society and to test its validity through pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) patients.

Methods: Translation and transcultural adaptation of BIPQ, applicable to the Korean society, was performed in accordance with the international guidelines. Read More

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September 2017

Brain drawings following traumatic brain injury (TBI) and links to illness perceptions and health outcomes - Findings from a population-based study.

Psychol Health 2016 10 24;31(10):1182-202. Epub 2016 Jun 24.

a Faculty of Health and Environmental Studies, National Institute for Stroke and Applied Neurosciences, , Auckland University of Technology , Auckland , New Zealand.

Objective: Individuals' illness perceptions predict health behaviours and influence functional outcomes. This study examined associations between a novel assessment of illness perceptions, in the form of adult's brain drawings after traumatic brain injury (TBI) and questionnaire measures of illness perceptions, quality of life and post-concussive symptoms.

Design: Population-based, prospective longitudinal study examining 245 adults with predominantly mild TBI with high risk of complications. Read More

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October 2016

Psychological morbidity and illness perception among patients receiving treatment for tuberculosis in a tertiary care centre in Sri Lanka.

Ceylon Med J 2016 Mar;61(1):37-40

National Hospital for Respiratory Diseases, Welisara, Sri

A descriptive cross sectional study was carried out to determine prevalence of depression and anxiety and to describe disease perception among patients with tuberculosis (TB) at National Hospital for Respiratory Diseases (NHRD), Welisara. Consecutive patients on anti-TB therapy admitted to wards and attending clinic were recruited until the estimated sample of 430 was reached. They were assessed using Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) and Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire (BIPQ). Read More

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Knowledge, illness perceptions and stated clinical practice behaviour in management of gout: a mixed methods study in general practice.

Clin Rheumatol 2016 Aug 22;35(8):2053-2061. Epub 2016 Feb 22.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Maastricht University Medical Centre, P.O. Box 5800, 6202 AZ, Maastricht, The Netherlands.

The objective of the present study is to explore knowledge, illness perceptions and stated practice behaviour in relation to gout in primary care. This is a mixed methods study among 32 general practitioners (GPs). The quantitative assessment included the Gout Knowledge Questionnaire (GKQ; range 0-10; better) and Brief Illness Perceptions Questionnaire (BIPQ; nine items, range 0-10; stronger). Read More

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Association between adherence, treatment satisfaction and illness perception in hypertensive patients.

J Hum Hypertens 2016 May 27;30(5):341-5. Epub 2015 Aug 27.

Laboratoire de Pharmacologie, Pharmacie Clinique et Contrôle de Qualité des Médicaments, Faculty of Pharmacy, Saint-Joseph University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon.

The relationship between adherence to antihypertension medications, treatment satisfaction and illness perception has not been studied so far. The primary objective of this study was to examine the association between adherence to medication, treatment satisfaction and illness perception in Lebanese hypertensive patients. The relation between medication adherence and blood pressure (BP) control was also assessed. Read More

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Association of glycaemia with perceived threat of illness in patients with type 2 diabetes.

Prim Care Diabetes 2015 Dec 7;9(6):426-31. Epub 2015 Apr 7.

Biomedical Research Centre, School of Medicine, Universidad de Valparaíso, Valparaíso, Chile.

Background: It is essential to reach glycaemic control in patients with diabetes mellitus to prevent reduced life expectancy and morbidity related to complications. The aim of this study was to determine whether glycaemic control is associated with the perception of illness in type II diabetes mellitus.

Methodology: Illness perception was assessed in a sample of 242 diabetics attending a Family Health Centre in Chile using the Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire (BIPQ). Read More

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December 2015

Illness perception in tuberculosis by implementation of the Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire - a TBNET study.

Springerplus 2014 8;3:664. Epub 2014 Nov 8.

Baranas Hindu University, Varanasi, India.

How patients relate to the experience of their illness has a direct impact over their behavior. We aimed to assess illness perception in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) by means of the Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire (BIPQ) in correlation with patients' demographic features and clinical TB score. Our observational questionnaire based study included series of consecutive TB patients enrolled in several countries from October 2008 to January 2011 with 167 valid questionnaires analyzed. Read More

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December 2014

Gender differences revealed by the Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire in allergic rhinitis.

Clin Respir J 2014 Jul 10;8(3):364-8. Epub 2014 Jan 10.

Internal Medicine Department, School of Medicine University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia; Clinical Centre of Serbia, Teaching Hospital of Lung Diseases, Belgrade, Serbia.

Background: The increasing prevalence of allergic rhinitis (AR) is reported worldwide. Illness perception (IP) assessment is warranted in current routine clinical practice to assist communication between patients and medical staff, and improve adherence to treatment and disease outcome.

Objective: To investigate a group of patients with AR in terms of their IP by the Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire (BIPQ) and to correlate the findings with demographic and clinical features. Read More

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Illness perception among hypertensive patients in primary care centre UKMMC.

Malays Fam Physician 2013 31;8(3):19-25. Epub 2013 Dec 31.

Department of Community Health, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Center.

Introduction: Hypertension is one of the chronic diseases with a rising trend globally, including Malaysia. Patients' own perception of their illness is a strong factor that determines their health-seeking behaviour. The objective of this study was to evaluate the illness perception of hypertensive patients and the associated factors. Read More

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Children's perceptions of their cerebral palsy and their impact on life satisfaction.

Disabil Rehabil 2012 4;34(24):2053-60. Epub 2012 Apr 4.

Faculty of Medical & Health Sciences, University of Auckland , Auckland , New Zealand.

Purpose: To assess an individual child's cognitive and emotional perceptions of their cerebral palsy (CP) and how these are associated with their reported life satisfaction and their functional walking ability.

Method: Convenience sample of 48 children with cerebral palsy, GMFCS (Gross Motor Function Classification System) I-IV, mean age of 12.2 ± 2. Read More

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December 2012

Non-pharmacological intervention for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in primary care.

Br J Gen Pract 2010 Dec;60(581):e459-65

Faculty of Society and Health, Bucks New University, Uxbridge.

Background: Up to 50% of patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) have persistent symptoms despite taking proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) regularly. Lifestyle advice is available to patients, but no previous UK study has tested a behavioural change intervention to help patients self-manage their symptoms.

Aim: To determine whether a primary care, nurse-led intervention to address behaviours that promote GORD symptoms results in symptom improvement, an increased sense of control, and a reduced requirement for prescribed medication. Read More

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December 2010
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