Motivation for living-donor liver transplantation from the donor's perspective: an in-depth qualitative research study.

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BACKGROUND There has been a lack of systematic in-depth research on the motives of living liver donors before transplantation that could contribute to an advanced understanding of their situation and to a more precise psychosocial evaluation, to protect the autonomy for decision, and to prevent psychosocial complications. METHODS Twenty-eight living liver… (More)

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@article{Papachristou2004MotivationFL, title={Motivation for living-donor liver transplantation from the donor's perspective: an in-depth qualitative research study.}, author={Christina Papachristou and Marc Walter and Kerstin Dietrich and Gerhard Danzer and Jochen Klupp and Burghard F. Klapp and J{\"{o}rg Frommer}, journal={Transplantation}, year={2004}, volume={78 10}, pages={1506-14} }