Posttraumatic stress symptoms after solid-organ transplantation: preoperative risk factors and the impact on health-related quality of life and life satisfaction

@inproceedings{Baranyi2013PosttraumaticSS,
  title={Posttraumatic stress symptoms after solid-organ transplantation: preoperative risk factors and the impact on health-related quality of life and life satisfaction},
  author={Andreas Baranyi and Till Krauseneck and H. B. Rothenh{\"a}usler},
  booktitle={Health and quality of life outcomes},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Solid-organ transplantations (SOT) are usually life-saving high-tech medical procedures. The transplantation itself and the intensive care unit stay could be traumatic stressors triggering posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS). Our retrospective follow-up study aimed to explore preoperative risk factors of PTSS in a cohort of SOT recipients, and we investigated how PTSS are associated with health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and life satisfaction. METHODS 126 SOT recipients were… CONTINUE READING
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Rothenhäusler HB: Overall mental distress and health-related quality of life after solid-organ transplantation: results from a retrospective follow-up study

  • A Baranyi, T Krauseneck
  • Health Qual Life Outcomes
  • 2013
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