Anxiety in liver transplant patients.


Anxiety is a common symptom experienced by patients recovering from a liver transplant. The times of liver biopsy and organ rejection were described by 33 participants as their most anxiety-producing experiences. This was measured by the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory and a visual analogue scale. 


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@article{Chappell1997AnxietyIL, title={Anxiety in liver transplant patients.}, author={Shauntrelle Chappell and Peter Case}, journal={Medsurg nursing : official journal of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses}, year={1997}, volume={6 2}, pages={98-103} }