Life experiences of adult heart transplant recipients: a new life, challenges, and coping


CEBECİ F., Cetin C. , ÇATAL E., BAYEZİD Ö.

QUALITY OF LIFE RESEARCH, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11136-021-02763-y
  • Title of Journal : QUALITY OF LIFE RESEARCH

Abstract

Purpose The process during and after heart transplantation is quite complicated, and studies addressing patient experiences are needed. Heart transplantation particularly affects the recipients' activities of daily living and exposes them to various complications. The aim of this study is to explore the experiences of heart transplant recipients during and after heart transplantation.