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Perceived control and health-related quality of life in heart transplant recipients.

Authors
  • Doering, Lynn V1
  • Chen, Belinda1
  • Deng, Mario2
  • Mancini, Donna3
  • Kobashigawa, Jon4
  • Hickey, Kathleen5
  • 1 1 Los Angeles School of Nursing, University of California, USA.
  • 2 2 David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA.
  • 3 3 Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, USA.
  • 4 4 Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute, Los Angeles, USA.
  • 5 5 Columbia University School of Nursing, New York, USA.
Type
Published Article
Journal
European journal of cardiovascular nursing : journal of the Working Group on Cardiovascular Nursing of the European Society of Cardiology
Publication Date
Dec 01, 2017
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1177/1474515117749225
PMID: 29260888
Source
Medline
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Abstract

Perceived control is associated with improved depressive and anxiety symptoms and HRQOL after transplant. The relationship between perceived control and HRQOL is mediated by depressive and anxiety symptoms. Future interventions should target perceived control to improve overall HRQOL.

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