Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Well-being and Quality of Life

Medical Perspective

Edited by Mukadder Mollaoğlu

Cumhuriyet University

The chapters in this book focus on the physical, social, and emotional components of the concept of quality of life. How diseases affect the quality of life of people is mainly discussed. The influence of diseases on quality of life in age-specific periods such as childhood, youth, and old age is also emphasized. In some non-disease-related environmental factors, specific social phenomena have also been analyzed. I hope that current research and research results in the book will be used to increase the quality of life by health professionals. This book will attract not only health workers but also environmentalists and social scientists and behavioral scientists.

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Well-being and Quality of LifeMedical PerspectiveEdited by Mukadder Mollaoğlu

Published: September 6th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/66728

ISBN: 978-953-51-3514-2

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3513-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4671-1

Copyright year: 2017

Books open for chapter submissions

13289 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

6 Web of Science Citations

7 Dimensions Citations


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1. Physical Activity, Body Image, and Subjective Well‐Being

By Cristiana Lucretia Pop


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2. From Relaxation Response, Building Power for Health to an Advanced Self-Cultivation Practice: Genuine Well-Being

By Shawn Wu, Lin Jiang and J. Wang


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3. Quality of Life in Venous Diseases of the Lower Limbs

By Mahmut Surmeli and Ozlem Cinar Ozdemir


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4. Psychosomatic Interrelations in Cardiovascular Diseases and Their Consequences on Patient’s Quality of Life

By Maria Suciu and Carmen Cristescu


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5. Quality of Life in Children with Cerebral Palsy

By Ozlem Cinar Ozdemir and Sezen Tezcan


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6. Purpose in Life for Adolescents with Oncological Diseases

By Eva Žiaková, Karolina Barinková and Katarína Šiňanská


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7. Well-being in Old Age: A Question of Both Continuity and Change

By Ulla Hellström Muhli and Ann-Marie Svensson


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8. Well-being and Quality of Life—Medical Perspective

By Nkporbu A.K.


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9. Leisure Time Activities as Cognitive Training: Can Cognitive Fitness Improve Well-Being of Older Adults?

By Andrea Vranic


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10. How Air Pollution Affects Subjective Well-Being

By Murat Darçın


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11. What Works to Improve the Well-Being of Homeless Girls?

By Susana Castaños-Cervantes


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