Social network among people with persistent mental illness: associations with sociodemographic, clinical and health-related factors.

@article{Eklund2007SocialNA,
  title={Social network among people with persistent mental illness: associations with sociodemographic, clinical and health-related factors.},
  author={Mona Eklund and Lars Hansson},
  journal={The International journal of social psychiatry},
  year={2007},
  volume={53 4},
  pages={
          293-305
        }
}
BACKGROUND Social interaction is crucial for whether a person will successfully accomplish important life tasks. AIM AND METHOD This study investigated the importance of sociodemographic, clinical and self-perceived health-related factors for social interaction among 103 individuals with persistent mental illness, mainly psychoses, visiting an outpatient unit. RESULTS Bivariate analyses pointed to several relationships, especially between the health-related variables and both quantitative… CONTINUE READING

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 38 CITATIONS