Journal of Neurology & Neurophysiology

ISSN - 2155-9562

Gabriel Pardo

Gabriel Pardo


  • Research Article
    Self-efficacy, Physical Activity and QOL in People with MS
    Author(s): Cecilie Fjeldstad and Gabriel PardoCecilie Fjeldstad and Gabriel Pardo

    Self-Efficacy is part of the social-cognitive theory defined as the belief that one can successfully cope with challenging situations and attain certain goals. It has been suggested this principle can be applied to physical and psychological quality of life in individuals with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Objective: To examine if self-efficacy and physical activity have relationships with quality of life (QOL) in individuals with MS. Methods: 109 individuals with MS participated in this study. Each individual completed the Multiple Sclerosis Self-Efficacy scale (MSSE), the Multiple Sclerosis Impact Scale (MSIS-29), and the Good in Leisure-Time Exercise Questionnaire (GLTEQ). Pearson product moment correlation coefficients were computed for self-efficacy, physical activity and QOL. Results: The sample (n=109) was composed as fo.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2155-9562.1000194

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