Brkovic Tonci defended his PhD thesis at the TRIBE doctoral program on June 29, 2018.
Photo: Brkovic Tonci and mentor Livia Puljak
Thesis title: Pain in patients on hemodialysis: prevalence and associated factors
Full text of PhD thesis: (TRIBE repository: pdf)
Mentor: Professor Livia Puljak, MD, PhD
Doctoral thesis is based on following publications:
Brkovic T, Burilovic E, Puljak L. Risk factors associated with pain on chronic intermittent hemodialysis: a systematic review. Pain Practice. 2018;18(2):247-268. JIF 2017 = 2.187
Brkovic T, Burilovic E, Puljak L. Prevalence and severity of pain in adult end-stage renal disease patients on chronic intermittent hemodialysis: a systematic review. Patient Preference and Adherence. 2016.10:1131-50. JIF 2017.= 1.733
Enrolled into TRIBE program: 2013.