Is personal and social functioning associated with subjective quality of life in schizophrenia patients living in the community?

@article{Brissos2011IsPA,
  title={Is personal and social functioning associated with subjective quality of life in schizophrenia patients living in the community?},
  author={Sofia Brissos and V Balanz{\'a}-Martinez and Vasco Videira Dias and Ana Isabel Carita and Maria Lu{\'i}sa Figueira},
  journal={European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience},
  year={2011},
  volume={261},
  pages={509-517}
}
Subjective quality of life (QoL) and psychosocial functioning constitute important treatment outcomes in schizophrenia. We aimed to investigate the relationship between them in schizophrenia patients living in the community. Symptom severity and insight were assessed with the Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale (PANSS) in 76 community schizophrenia patients. Social functioning was measured with the Portuguese version of Personal and Social Performance (PSP) scale, and subjective QoL was… CONTINUE READING

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