Path analytical study of the short version of the WHO Quality of Life Instrument.

@article{Ohaeri2006PathAS,
  title={Path analytical study of the short version of the WHO Quality of Life Instrument.},
  author={Jude Uzoma Ohaeri and Adewunmi K. Olusina and Abdul-Hamid M Al-Abassi},
  journal={Psychopathology},
  year={2006},
  volume={39 5},
  pages={243-7}
}
BACKGROUND Using confirmatory factor analysis, we have shown that the 8 factors we derived from the responses of 118 Nigerian psychiatric patients to the short version of the WHO Quality of Life Instrument had greater structural integrity than the 4- and 6-domain models of the WHO. OBJECTIVES Using path analysis to assess the structural integrity of the model we generated from the relationships among the 8 factors, we proposed a model of QOL from which targets for subjective QOL interventions… CONTINUE READING

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