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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Liver Diseases
and you are
between 18 and 65
years old
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This is an observational trial.
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The purpose

Organ transplantation has a special place in the medical field. It symbolizes a medicine whose limits always seem to be repelled. Because transplantation is unusual, it places people in front of outstanding issues which he has to cope with his personality and history. Factors involved in the psychology of patient presenting with graft are past and present psychic functioning, object relations, experience of transplantation itself and quality of social environment. Before or after graft defense mechanisms can be so intense that they can make the patient unable to overcome the graft. Yet as a pathological mechanism that denial was considered beneficial provided it is short. The aim of this study is to evaluate on psychopathological influence of psychological defense mechanisms used by liver transplant patients on their somatic psychological and social outcome.

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01458756. The sponsor of the trial is University Hospital, Lille and it is looking for 81 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Evaluation of Psychological Defense Mechanisms Used by Liver Transplant Patients on Their Somatic Psychological and Social Outcome. Research for Protective or Vulnerability Factors.