This is one of a series of articles published by Transplant Living.org.
Emotional Aspects of Waiting
Waiting for a transplant is a difficult experience for patients and their families. That's because it may be long and stressful because of the uncertainties about whether and when a suitable donor organ will become available. In addition, facing the reality of a serious illness, fearing what is involved and dealing with complex medical information can seem overwhelming. The below link provides guidelines for managing stress and developing a positive attitude.
Coping With The Emotional Stress of Waiting For a Transplant