Samaa O Sangoof

Preventive Medicine Program Saudi Board, Jeddah, KSA


  • Research   
    Factors Associated with Quality of Life in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease in King Abdulaziz University Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Author(s): Samaa O Sangoof*

    Background and Methods: Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of disability and early mortality across the world, and it contributes significantly to rising health-care expenses. It is the greatest cause of mortality worldwide, claiming the lives of an estimated 17.9 million people each year. A cross-sectional analytic study design. Adult patients with coronary artery disease in Jeddah's King Abdulaziz University Hospital. 367 patients with coronary artery disease in King Abdelaziz university hospital were taken. Patients were recruited using simple random sampling technique. Results: The current study included 367 participants. Among them, there were 170 males (67.7%) and 81 males (32.3%). The most frequent age group was 55 years and more (n=139, 55.4%). Most of study participants are married (n=197, 78.5%) The activity level varied among study participants. However, most of .. Read More»

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