Psychosocial adjustment of patients on home hemodialysis and their dialysis partners.

Abstract

When hemodialysis (HD) became practical as an intervention for patients with end-stage renal disease, most were on home HD. The numbers of patients requiring dialysis are increasing as the resources for them are decreasing. Simultaneously, there is a move toward home health care. This study investigated the psychosocial reactions of patients on home HD and… (More)

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@article{Courts2000PsychosocialAO, title={Psychosocial adjustment of patients on home hemodialysis and their dialysis partners.}, author={Nancy Fleming Courts}, journal={Clinical nursing research}, year={2000}, volume={9 2}, pages={177-90} }