Coping potential and disability--sense of coherence in adults with cerebral palsy.

  title={Coping potential and disability--sense of coherence in adults with cerebral palsy.},
  author={Reidun Birgitta Jahnsen and Lisbeth Villien and Johan Kvalvik Stanghelle and Inger L Holm},
  journal={Disability and rehabilitation},
  volume={24 10},
PURPOSE The aim of the present study was to investigate sense of coherence (SOC) in adults with cerebral palsy (CP) compared to the general population. METHOD A questionnaire was sent to a representative sample of adults with CP, including the 3-item version of SOC and items on their life situation and follow-up programmes. The study included persons over 18 years of age with CP and without intellectual disability. The results were compared with the results from a reference group. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING

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