Health Related Quality of Life in Adult Orthotopic Liver Transplant Recipients: A Tertiary Care Hospital Experience
作者: Salman Assad Hamza Hassan Khan Muhammad Aadil Rahman Zarak Hassan Khan Laila Hassan Shuja Assad Usman Tariq Qurratulain Abid Muhammad Omar Qureshi Najmul Hassan Shah
刊名: JOURNAL OF PIONEERING MEDICAL SCIENCES, 2017, Vol.7 (1)
来源数据库: Journal of Pioneering Medical Sciences
原始语种摘要: BACKGROUND: Orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) includes the implantation of partial or complete liver graft from a living or deceased donor into the recipient. The purpose of this study is to analyze health associated quality of life among OLT recipients. METHODS: This study was conducted at a tertiary care center from January 2011 to January 2015. The quality of life questionnaire was completed before OLT and 6 months after OLT by 32 patients. RESULTS: Mean age of liver transplant recipients was 45±11 years, body mass index (BMI) was 24.2±4.2 kg/m2 and 28/32 (87.5%) patients were males. Good health was reported by 96.9% after OLT in contrast to 81.2% patients before OLT (p=0.0001). Vigorous exercise capability was 40.6% after OLT in contrast to 28.1% before OLT (P=0.43). CONCLUSION:...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • recipient 容器
  • deceased 被继承人
  • donor 给予体
  • liver 
  • exercise 练习
  • transplant 移植体
  • January 一月
  • graft 嫁接
  • capability 能力
  • quality 品质