Body image, mood and quality of life in young burn survivors.

@article{Pope2007BodyIM,
  title={Body image, mood and quality of life in young burn survivors.},
  author={Stuart A. J. Pope and W R Solomons and D. John Done and Nancy Cohn and Anelise Possamai},
  journal={Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries},
  year={2007},
  volume={33 6},
  pages={747-55}
}
This study looks at the body image, mood and quality of life of a group of 36 young people aged between 11 and 19 years who had burns as children, compared with an age-matched control group of 41 young people who had not had these injuries. Participants completed the Body Esteem Scale (BES), the Satisfaction With Appearance Scale (SWAP), the Beck Depression Inventory-II (BDI-II) and the Youth Quality of Life Questionnaire (YQOL). It was hypothesised that young burn survivors would report more… CONTINUE READING

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