GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.29, no.3, pp.169-174, 2018 (ESCI)
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GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL
Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Hemodialysis, hopelessness, patients, quality of life, AMBULATORY PERITONEAL-DIALYSIS
Gazi University Affiliated:
Objective: Hemodialysis treatment causes psychosocial problems like restrictions on social life, hopelessness, role changes, sadness, depression, anxiety and uncertainty about the future. So this problems may threat the quality of life. The purpose of this study was to determine the hopelessness and quality of life of the hemodialysis patients and the effective factors.