Health-related quality of life of pediatric renal transplant recipients and their parents: the role of associated factors and clinical counseling


BÜYÜKKARAGÖZ B. , BUYAN N. , Dogrucan N., ÇELİK B.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.46, no.5, pp.1481-1485, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1505-18
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1481-1485

Abstract

Background/aim: This study evaluates the health-related quality of life (HRQoL) of pediatric renal transplant recipients and their parents and investigates the effects of clinical, socioeconomic, and psychological factors as well as continuous counseling on the HRQoL.