Brunel mood scale: South African norm study

  title={Brunel mood scale: South African norm study},
  author={Charles H. van Wijk},
  journal={South African Medical Journal},
  • C. Wijk
  • Published 1 June 2011
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • South African Medical Journal
Objective: The Brunel Mood Scale (BRUMS) has proved useful to assess mood states in a range of clinical settings. Its local utility is restricted by the lack of normative data from South Africa. This paper presents preliminary normative data for the use of the BRUMS in the South African health care setting. Method: Participants (N=2200), ranging from 18 to 59 years, employed in the public sector, and were recruited during routine occupational health surveillance, completed the 24-item self… 

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