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

  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},
  volume={33 6},
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

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 23 extracted citations

Body image in paediatric burns: a review

Burns & trauma • 2018
View 9 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Pediatric facial burns: Is facial transplantation the new reconstructive psychosurgery?

The Canadian journal of plastic surgery = Journal canadien de chirurgie plastique • 2008
View 5 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Self-esteem in severely burned adults.

JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association • 2017

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…