Optimism and Quality of Life after Renal Transplantation
作者: Moradi Javad
作者单位: 1Assistant Professor, Shiraz University, Shiraz, IRAN
刊名: American Journal of Applied Psychology, 2014, Vol.2 (1), pp.22-26
来源数据库: Science and Education Publishing
DOI: 10.12691/ajap-2-1-4
原始语种摘要: Optimism is considered to influence Quality of Life (QoL) in a positive way. The longitudinal study was carried out to find the impact of optimism (life orientation) on perceived Quality of life among renal transplant recipients (RTRs) to see if optimism increases subjective QoL. The findings revealed a significant positive correlation between optimism and perceived QoL, suggesting that optimist recipients tend to be more satisfied with their overall life post- transplant. Recipients did not differ in levels of optimism on the basis of gender, marital status, education, financial conditions and time since transplantation. Age was the only demographic factor found to be negatively associated with optimism, suggesting that optimism decreases with increasing age. In order to clarify the...
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  • optimism 乐观主义
  • causal 因果
  • unexpected 突然的
  • lagged 护热的
  • clarify 澄清
  • subjective 舟的
  • financial 财政的
  • constructs 建筑图纸生成系统
  • between 在中间
  • correlation 对比