publication . Other literature type . Article . 2019

"ASSESSMENT OF DEPRESSION AMONG HEMODIALYSIS PATIENTS AND OUTLIVING THE CONDITION THROUGH EFFECTIVE PATIENT COUNSELLING"

Gloria Sam*, Raima Roy, Rejula Rengit, Selveena Saju, Tanushree M;
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  • Published: 02 Apr 2019
  • Publisher: Zenodo
Abstract
End Stage Renal Disease is a medical condition which occurs when a person’s kidney stops functioning, where dialysis is done to remove wastes from the body. Depression is identified as the most common psychological problem among dialysis patients. Hence it is mandatory to evaluate depression and to reduce its psychological symptoms through patient counselling. The intention of this study is to assess the periodicity of depression among hemodialysis patients. The prospective observational questionnaire based study was conducted for a period of 6 months in the Nephrology department of a tertiary care teaching hospital, Davangere. A sample size of 50 patients was e...
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free text keywords: Depression, Hemodialysis, Beck Depression Inventory, Patient Counseling, Quality of Life.
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Other literature type . 2019
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Other literature type . 2019
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Other literature type . 2019
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Zenodo
Other literature type . 2019
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publication . Other literature type . Article . 2019

"ASSESSMENT OF DEPRESSION AMONG HEMODIALYSIS PATIENTS AND OUTLIVING THE CONDITION THROUGH EFFECTIVE PATIENT COUNSELLING"

Gloria Sam*, Raima Roy, Rejula Rengit, Selveena Saju, Tanushree M;