Abebaw M Yohannes

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manchester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mortality predictors in disabling chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in old age
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    The Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Age Ageing 31:137-40. 2002
  2. pmc Anxiety and depression in COPD: current understanding, unanswered questions, and research needs
    Janet Maurer
    Chest 134:43S-56S. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of sub-threshold depression in elderly patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:412-6. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary rehabilitation programmes in the UK: a national representative survey
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Department of Physiotherapy, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
    Clin Rehabil 18:444-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of 1-year mortality in patients discharged from hospital following acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Metropolitan University of Manchester, Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester, UK
    Age Ageing 34:491-6. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the Manchester Respiratory Activities of Daily Living Questionnaire as a postal questionnaire
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester, UK
    Age Ageing 31:355-8. 2002
  7. doi request reprint "Everything was spiraling out of control": experiences of anxiety in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Thomas G Willgoss
    Department of Health Professions, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Heart Lung 41:562-71. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The long-term benefits of cardiac rehabilitation on depression, anxiety, physical activity and quality of life
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Manchester Metropolitan University Physiotherapy, Elizabeth Gaskell Campus, Manchester, Lancashire, UK
    J Clin Nurs 19:2806-13. 2010
  9. pmc Ten years of tiotropium: clinical impact and patient perspectives
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Manchester Metropolitan University, Department of Health Professions, UK
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 8:117-25. 2013
  10. pmc Reliability and validity of a single item measure of quality of life scale for adult patients with cystic fibrosis
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Department of Health Professions, Research Institute for Health and Social Change, Manchester Metropolitan University, Elizabeth Gaskell Campus, Hathersage Road, M13 0JA, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 9:105. 2011

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Mortality predictors in disabling chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in old age
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    The Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Age Ageing 31:137-40. 2002
    ..prospectively to evaluate predictors of mortality in elderly patients with disabling chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...
  2. pmc Anxiety and depression in COPD: current understanding, unanswered questions, and research needs
    Janet Maurer
    Chest 134:43S-56S. 2008
    ..Anxiety and depression are very common comorbidities in COPD and have significant impact on patients, their families, society, and the course of the disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of sub-threshold depression in elderly patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:412-6. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that COPD patients with sub-threshold depression would have levels of disability and impaired quality of life approaching that for major depression and significantly greater than for non-depressed COPD patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary rehabilitation programmes in the UK: a national representative survey
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Department of Physiotherapy, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
    Clin Rehabil 18:444-9. 2004
    ..However, currently, in the UK the availability of pulmonary rehabilitation programmes and their characteristics are unknown...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of 1-year mortality in patients discharged from hospital following acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Metropolitan University of Manchester, Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester, UK
    Age Ageing 34:491-6. 2005
    ..acute exacerbation of COPD (AECOPD) is a major cause of hospital admission, and predicts subsequent medium-term mortality. We aimed to examine mortality predictors in patients discharged from hospital after AECOPD...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the Manchester Respiratory Activities of Daily Living Questionnaire as a postal questionnaire
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester, UK
    Age Ageing 31:355-8. 2002
    ..However, it has not been examined for its reliability as a postal questionnaire...
  7. doi request reprint "Everything was spiraling out of control": experiences of anxiety in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Thomas G Willgoss
    Department of Health Professions, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Heart Lung 41:562-71. 2012
    ..There has been little research exploring the experiences of anxiety in patients with COPD, particularly in individuals with stable respiratory symptoms...
  8. doi request reprint The long-term benefits of cardiac rehabilitation on depression, anxiety, physical activity and quality of life
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Manchester Metropolitan University Physiotherapy, Elizabeth Gaskell Campus, Manchester, Lancashire, UK
    J Clin Nurs 19:2806-13. 2010
    ..To investigate the long-term benefits of a six-week comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation programme on physical activity, psychological well-being and quality of life in patients with coronary heart disease...
  9. pmc Ten years of tiotropium: clinical impact and patient perspectives
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Manchester Metropolitan University, Department of Health Professions, UK
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 8:117-25. 2013
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  10. pmc Reliability and validity of a single item measure of quality of life scale for adult patients with cystic fibrosis
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Department of Health Professions, Research Institute for Health and Social Change, Manchester Metropolitan University, Elizabeth Gaskell Campus, Hathersage Road, M13 0JA, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 9:105. 2011
    ..We assessed the reliability and validity of a single-item global quality of life scale and compared with the Cystic Fibrosis Quality of Life Questionnaire (CF-QOL) for adult patients with cystic fibrosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Early mobilization with walking aids following hospital admission with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester Royal Infirmary, University of Manchester, UK
    Clin Rehabil 17:465-71. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that early ambulation with a gutter frame (GF) in elderly patients hospitalized for acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (AECOPD) may reduce physical disability and allow earlier discharge...
  12. ncbi request reprint Treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in older patients: a practical guide
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Department of the School of Physiotherapy, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Drugs Aging 20:209-28. 2003
    ..Most COPD research does not specifically target the older COPD patients and these patients may merit special consideration for their optimum assessment and management...