Nicolle Bugescu

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Although hematopoietic SCT (HSCT) has become standard therapy for many life-threatening disorders of childhood, there is little research on the psychosocial ramifications of HSCT on patients, siblings and parents. Pediatric patients experience numerous psychological reactions throughout hospitalization, the procedure and recovery process: anxiety,(More)
Fabry disease (FD) is an X-linked lysosomal storage disorder that results in progressive multisystemic organ complications. Several studies have examined neurocognitive impairments in adults; however, there is a paucity of research examining neurocognitive functioning in children with FD. This is the first exploratory study to examine the neurocognitive(More)
Fabry disease (FD) is a multisystemic disease that has previously been reported to result in poorer quality of life and psychosocial functioning in impacted adults. However, prior to the current study, limited data were available on the impact of FD in children and adolescents. Therefore, the present study examined the differences of quality of life,(More)
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