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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Franke, GH; Reimer, J; Philipp, T; Heemann, U 
Title:
Aspects of quality of life through end-stage renal disease. 
Abstract:
This study was conducted to explore differentiated aspects of quality of life (QoL) throughout the course of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) with special regard to kidney transplantation (KTX). In detail two questions were addressed: (1) does social support change over time? and (2) is psychological distress a predictor of generic and disease-specific QoL? Two groups of ESRD-patients were investigated twice with different psychodiagnostic inventories. At t0 the Brief Symptom Inventory (BSI) and a...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Qual Life Res 
Year:
2003 
Journal volume:
12 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
103-15 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0962-9343 
TUM Institution:
Abteilung für Nephrologie