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September 19, 2012

Stressors and coping mechanisms in live-related renal transplantation.


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Despite the known benefits of live-donor renal transplantation as a treatment for end-stage kidney disease, it is also associated with a variety of stressors. In this longitudinal, phenomenological study the researchers explored stressors and coping mechanisms between living related kidney donors and their recipients. Researchers interviewed 11 pairs pre-transplant, and 3 and 10 months post-transplant […]

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