Sense of humor and survival among a county cohort of patients with end-stage renal failure: a two...

26 Dec 2006Svebak S1, Kristoffersen B, Aasarød K.

Sense of humor appeared to mediate better coping and, therefore, protected against detrimental effects of disease-related stressors upon survival.

Cohort Study
1 effect
2 years
41 subjects

Reported Outcomes

VariablesOutcomeEffectLatency

Humour Selfcare risk & protective factor
Humour
Selfcare

Mortality Musculoskeletal outcome
Mortality
Musculoskeletal

Strong Decrease

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