Case series on defense mechanisms in patients for reconstructive hand transplantation: consideration on transplant defense concept.

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BACKGROUND The technical demands of reconstructive hand transplantation (RHT) and need for complex multidisciplinary care have led to intense research efforts to improve patient care and outcomes. However, RHT is an extraordinary life event which carries the potential for long-term consequences including psychological distress, which invokes coping and… (More)
DOI: 10.12659/AOT.890326

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@article{Kumnig2014CaseSO, title={Case series on defense mechanisms in patients for reconstructive hand transplantation: consideration on transplant defense concept.}, author={Martin Kumnig and Sheila G. Jowsey and Elisa Moreno and Gerald Brandacher and Kodi K. Azari and Gerhard Rumpold}, journal={Annals of transplantation}, year={2014}, volume={19}, pages={233-40} }