Psychological issues in bone marrow transplantation.


We studied the psychological and emotional problems experienced by seven children and their families who underwent bone marrow transplantation at the University of Colorado Medical Center from 1973 to 1975. These problems included (1) anxiety and depression relating to isolation, fear of death, and painful procedures; (2) an overdependence associated with a… (More)


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@article{Gardner1977PsychologicalII, title={Psychological issues in bone marrow transplantation.}, author={G. G. Gardner and Charles S. August and John H Githens}, journal={Pediatrics}, year={1977}, volume={60 4 Pt 2}, pages={625-31} }