Browsing by Author "Kalayoğlu, Mücni M."
Authors:Krespi-Boothby, Margörit Rita; Tankurt, Aslı; Acarlı, Koray; Yankol, Yücel; Kalayoğlu, Mücni M.; Kanmaz, Turan
Publisher and Date:(Cogent OA, 2016)Aim: Liver transplantation from living donors affects not only recipients’ but also donors’ lives. The aim of this study was to explore living donors’ experience of life. Methods: The sample consisted of 16 living donors who donated a part of their liver to a patient who had end-stage liver failure. Anonymised interview transcripts were analyzed following established conventions. Results: The analysis showed that participants evaluated their life in terms of limitations brought by organ donation ...