Use of hypnosis in patients receiving hemodialysis for end stage renal disease.

Abstract

Dialysis patients experience considerable psychologic stress, but practical issues impede delivery of psychiatric care. The authors describe five cases in which the use of hypnosis for symptom reduction provided the basis for beneficial psychiatric intervention.

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@article{Surman1984UseOH, title={Use of hypnosis in patients receiving hemodialysis for end stage renal disease.}, author={Owen S Surman and Nina E Tolkoff-Rubin}, journal={General hospital psychiatry}, year={1984}, volume={6 1}, pages={31-5} }