Year: 1983 Source: Hospital and Community Psychiatry, v.34, no.7, (July 1983), p.623-627 SIEC No: 19831881

This review focuses on psychiatric implications of renal dialysis & transplantation. Some of the psychological factors associated with adjustment are reviewed & common problems are reviewed, including: depression, suicide, medical noncompliance, marital & sexual difficulties, vocational disturbance & psychosis as a result of toxic delerium. (KSD)