Vilnius Residents Living Values

Algirdas Juozulynas, Audrius Gocentas, Antanas Jurgelėnas, Rasa Savičiūtė, Laimutė Samsonienė, Andžėjus Boguševičius Abstract The aim: to find out the values of students life. Results: 200 respondents completed the questionnaire: 121 (60,5%) females and 79 (39,5%) males. Average age of females – 22 years, average age of males – 23 years. Median is 22 years for…

Quality of Life in Patients with Erosive-Ulcerative and Reticular Form of Oral Lichen Planus

Arūnas Rimkevičius, Alina Pūrienė, Jolanta Aleksejūnienė, Mindaugas Gaigalas Abstract The present work analyzes various life quality aspects of 79 patients with oral lichen planus, who were examined in the Žalgiris Clinic of Vilnius University Hospital in the period 2009-2012. Oral lichen planus had different forms of the disease and individual experience, which impacted quality of…

Social Integration of Persons with Physical Mobility Disability in Lithuania: Situation Analysis

Ingrida Bartkutė, Janina Čižikienė Abstract Integration of people with disabilities to the labor market constantly remains in society as particularly timely, because employers are rather cautious about working abilities of people with disabilities. The physical environment is still not enough adapted, also there are left legal gaps. People with disabilities can not evaluate their possibilities…

Analysis of Stress Experienced by Soldiers of Compulsory Conscription and Professional Military Services

Oksana Čikalova, Danguolė Drungilienė, Vida Mockienė Abstract Very often conscripted soldiers experience heavy physical loads and mental shocks and challenges. The goal of this thesis was to analyse and to compare the factors triggering the stress to soldiers of compulsory conscription and professional military service and the ways to cope with it. Methods applied in…

The Experience of Puppet Theatre Technique Applications at Work of Occupation Therapeutist

Salomėja Burneikaitė Abstract The article acquaints with the practice of creating textile puppets, purposefully used at the work of occupation therapist. It is one of the application technique of puppet therapy. The work is based on the experience of extramural students of Continuing Studies Institute of Klaipeda University while doing assignements on internship locations for…

Health Resources for Families with Autistic Children: Possibilities of Qigong Massage

Rita Vaičekauskaitė, Elvyra Acienė Abstract Family health is a state of complete each person’s physical, mental and social well-being which is experienced as a result of belonging to family. Programs of alternative and complimentary medicine are getting more popularity and scientific evidence as effective resources for family health. The article introduces scientific research which evidence…

The Analysis of Factors Able to Strengthen Teachers’ Anxiety Disorders and Symptoms of Depression, and the Benefit of Psychoeducation

Jūratė Sučylaitė Abstract Objective. To evaluate factors able to strengthen symptoms of the anxiety disorders and depression and to show possibilities of psychoeducation. Methods. Qualitative research.10 women ill with anxiety disorders or depression were involved into the psychoeducation program. Two groups were organized in Psychiatric department. Each group had 6 meeting during 3 weeks. Having…

First Research Experiences with Chinese-Style Acupuncture Inside Lithuanian Rehabilitation Center in Klaipeda

Louisa Silva, Artūras Razbadauskas, Nijolė Šostakienė, Rita Vaičekauskaitė, Jonas Tilvikas Abstract Acupuncture is one of the oldest complementary therapies used to treat chronic pain. WHO in Review and Analysis of Reports on Controlled Clinical Trials about Acupuncture note that researches on acupuncture are extremely difficult to conduct. It is already proved that acupuncture analgesia works…

Klaipeda Schools Students’ Attitude Towards Drug Usage Problem

Dalia Jurgaitienė Abstract The aim – to examine students‘ views of Klaipeda in drug addiction and drug-detection tests. Completed an anonymous questionnaire of general education and vocational training schools survey. Total of 544 questionnaires were used for analysis: 276 questionnaires from general education and 268- from vocational education schools. Of them – 48.7 percent were…

The Impact of Regular Long Term Physical Load on Cardiovascular Functional Parameters in Children and Adolescent Athletes

Aldona Bartkevičienė, Dalia Bakšienė, Alfonsas Vainoras, Pranas Šerpytis, Geriuldas Žiliukas Abstract Introduction. Regular physical load determines increase in functional capability of cardiovascular system. On the other hand, the cardiovascular system often appears as a conditional factor, which restricts organism adaptive abilities and limits general organism adaptation to the load. During physical load, not only cardiovascular…