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Surgery, complications, and quality of life: A longitudinal cohort study exploring the role of psychosocial factors

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Objective: To determine whether psychosocial factors moderate the relationship between surgical complications and quality of life (QoL).

Background: Patients who experience surgical complications have significantly worse postoperative QoL than patients with an uncomplicated recovery. Psychosocial factors, such as coping style and level of social support influence how people deal with stressful events, but it is unclear whether they affect QoL fol...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1097/sla.0000000000002745

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Name:
Health Foundation
Grant:
7201
Publisher:
Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins
Journal:
Annals of Surgery More from this journal
Volume:
270
Issue:
1
Pages:
95-101
Publication date:
2018-04-19
Acceptance date:
2017-12-04
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EISSN:
1528-1140
ISSN:
0003-4932
Pmid:
29677027
Language:
English
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pubs:846218
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uuid:3f6a8054-950e-4c20-b88c-42801f55ff18
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pubs:846218
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846218
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2018-08-31

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