Impact of end-stage renal disease on psychological status and quality of life


Kilicoglu A. G. , Bahali K., Canpolat N., Bilgic A., Mutlu C., Yalcin O., ...More

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.58, no.12, pp.1316-1321, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 58 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/ped.13026
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.1316-1321

Abstract

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.