Contact information:
PJ Safarik University
Faculty of Medicine, Neurological Clinic
Tr. SNP 1, 040 11 Kosice, Slovak Republic

PhD project: Perceived Health Status in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis – Follow-up - 1
(2009-exp. def. 2015)

Supervisors: Prof. Dr. J.W. Groothoff, Assoc. Prof. Dr. J.P. van Dijk MD, Prof. Dr. Z. Gdovinova, MD, Assoc. Prof. Dr. J. Szilasiova, MD, Dr. J. Rosenberger, MD, Dr. I. Rajnicova-Nagyova, Dr. M. Chylova-Krokavcova

Marianna Vitková, MD (1983) graduated in 2007 at  University of P.J. Safarik in Košice with master degree in General Medicine. In the same year she started to work at the Neurological Clinic of Faculty Hospital in Košice. In 2009 she started the external form of PhD study at  Groningen University. Her research is focused on quality of life of patients with multiple sclerosis.

 

(S)SCI articles

  1. Mikula P, Nagyova I, Krokavcova M, Vitkova M, Rosenberger J, Szilasiova J, Gdovinova Z, Groothoff JW, van Dijk JP. The mediating effect of coping on the association between fatigue and quality of life in patients with multiple sclerosis. Psychology, Health and Medicine 2015, 20, 6: 653-661
  2. Mikula P, Nagyova I, Krokavcova M, Vitkova M, Rosenberger J, Szilasiova J, Gdovinova Z, Groothoff JW, van Dijk JP. Social participation and health-related quality of life in people with multiple sclerosis. Disability and Health Journal 2015, 8: 29-34
  3. Vitkova M, Gdovinova Z, Rosenberger J, Szilasiova J, Nagyova I, Mikula P, Krokavcova M, Groothoff J.W., van Dijk J.P. Factors associated with poor sleep quality in patients with multiple sclerosis differ by disease duration. Disability and Health Journal 2014, 7:466-471
  4. Vitkova M, Rosenberger J, Krokavcova M, Szilasiova J, Gdovinova Z, Groothoff JW, van Dijk JP. Health-related quality of life in multiple sclerosis patients with bladder, bowel and sexual dysfunction. Disability and Rehabilitation 2014,36,12:987-992
  5. Mikula P, Nagyova I, Krokavcova M, Vitkova M, Rosenberger J, Szilasiova J, Gdovinova Z, Groothoff JW, van Dijk JP. Coping and its importance for quality of life in patients with multiple sclerosis. Disability and Rehabilitation 2014, 36, 9:732-736