Psychiatric aspects of organ transplantation.
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Published by Grune & Stratton in New York .
Written in English


  • Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc. -- Psychological aspects.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesSeminars in psychiatry.
StatementPietro Castelnuovo-Tedesco, editor.
ContributionsCastelnuovo-Tedesco, Pietro, 1925- ed.
LC ClassificationsRD126 .P77
The Physical Object
Pagination172 p.
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4769830M
ISBN 100808907204
LC Control Number78158947

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Psychiatric aspects of organ transplantation. Author: John Vella, MD, FACP, FRCP, FASN, FAST Section Editor: Jonathan M Silver, MD Deputy Editor: David Solomon, MD. INTRODUCTION. The development of end-stage organ failure combined with the realization that life may no longer be possible without medical intervention can lead to depression. Psychosocial challenges before and after organ transplantation Karl-Heinz Schulz,1,2 Sylvia Kroencke,1,2 1Department of Medical Psychology, 2University Transplant Center, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany Abstract: This review addresses psychosocial challenges before and after solid organ transplantation. Stressors, corresponding . Psychiatric Aspects of Organ Transplantation in Critical Care Article in Critical Care Clinics 33(3) April with 69 Reads How we measure 'reads'.   Purpose: To review the psychosocial, psychiatric, and ethical aspects of organ transplantation. Content: The book focuses on the psychosocial aspects of the selection of candidates for transplantation and living organ donation, the quality of life of transplant recipients, cognitive assessment of transplantation candidates, and special issues Author: James Westphal.