In the field of liver transplantation (LT), satisfactory results have been achieved in recent years in terms of graft and patient survival, but improving patients' health-related quality of life (HRQoL) remains an issue. It is well known that the HRQoL of patients with end-stage liver disease is impaired due to the life-threatening complications of portal hypertension, frequent hospitalizations, and limitations on their social life. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.

Health-related Quality of Life in Liver Transplantation: Another Step Forward

Burra, Patrizia
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Ferrarese, Alberto
2019

Abstract

In the field of liver transplantation (LT), satisfactory results have been achieved in recent years in terms of graft and patient survival, but improving patients' health-related quality of life (HRQoL) remains an issue. It is well known that the HRQoL of patients with end-stage liver disease is impaired due to the life-threatening complications of portal hypertension, frequent hospitalizations, and limitations on their social life. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.
2019
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