Assessment of quality of life and related stressors following liver transplantation.

@article{Gubby1998AssessmentOQ,
  title={Assessment of quality of life and related stressors following liver transplantation.},
  author={L Gubby},
  journal={Journal of transplant coordination : official publication of the North American Transplant Coordinators Organization},
  year={1998},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={113-8}
}
  • L Gubby
  • Published 1998 in
    Journal of transplant coordination : official…
The aim of this descriptive study was to identify and compare transplant-associated stressors among 30 adult liver transplant recipients following orthotopic transplantation for primary biliary cirrhosis. Recipients were divided in three groups according to length of time following transplantation: 12 months (group A), 1 to 5 years (group B), and 5 or more years (group C). With the use of a recipient stressor scale and a rating scale assessing health-related quality of live, patients were asked… CONTINUE READING