Cross sectional survey on the concerns and anxiety of patients waiting for organ transplants (pages 514–518)
PHILIP KAM-TAO LI, KWOK HONG CHU, KAI MING CHOW, MIU FONG LAU, CHI BON LEUNG, BONNIE CHING HA KWAN, YUEN FAN TONG, CHEUK CHUN SZETO and MAGGIE MIU MAN NG
Article first published online: 24 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1797.2012.01615.x
This study examined psychosocial concerns and the impact of transplant waiting time. Longer waiting time was associated with lower self-estimated chance of receiving a transplant and many perceived the psychosocial support while waiting to be inadequate.