PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.58, no.12, pp.1316-1321, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
adolescent, child, end-stage renal disease, psychological symptom, quality of life, CHRONIC KIDNEY-DISEASE, PSYCHIATRIC-DISORDERS, HEMODIALYSIS-PATIENTS, MENTAL-HEALTH, DEPRESSION, CHILDREN, ANXIETY, MORTALITY, ADOLESCENTS, ADJUSTMENT
Background: The aim of this study was to assess depression, anxiety, and quality of life (QOL) in a cohort of children and adolescents with end-stage renal disease (ESRD), to compare these findings with healthy controls, and to evaluate the association between these psychological symptoms, QOL, and clinical variables related to ESRD.