Award Winning Research Evaluates the Psychological Impact of Living with Inherited Polycystic Kidneys

In the first European study of its kind, researchers have identified an increased psychosocial risk, depression and reduced quality of life in patients with inherited polycystic kidneys as the condition progresses. Researchers from the Academic Unit of Nephrology, Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease, created a postal questionnaire to comprehensively evaluate the psychological burden…

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