Psychosocial adjustment and general state of health in patients with ileal conduit urinary diversion.

@article{Nordstrm1992PsychosocialAA,
  title={Psychosocial adjustment and general state of health in patients with ileal conduit urinary diversion.},
  author={Gun Nordstr{\"o}m and Claes R Nyman and T{\"o}rres Theorell},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of urology and nephrology},
  year={1992},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={139-47}
}
The psychosocial adjustment and general state of health were investigated in 66 patients (40 males, 26 females) who had been subjected to an ileal conduit urinary diversion on account of bladder cancer (44 patients) or incontinence or bladder dysfunction (22 patients). Seventy per cent of the patients reported unchanged, overall, social activity (OSA) after the operation. Twenty per cent reported less and 10% more activity. Bladder-cancer patients were more likely to curtail their social… CONTINUE READING

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