Subjective quality of life in outpatients with schizophrenia in Hong Kong and Beijing: relationship to socio-demographic and clinical factors

@article{Xiang2007SubjectiveQO,
  title={Subjective quality of life in outpatients with schizophrenia in Hong Kong and Beijing: relationship to socio-demographic and clinical factors},
  author={Yu-Tao Xiang and Yong-zhen Weng and Chi Ming Leung and W. K. Tang and G{\'a}bor S{\'a}ndor Ungvari},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
  year={2007},
  volume={17},
  pages={27-36}
}
PurposeThis study compared the subjective quality of life (SQOL) in schizophrenia patients living with their families in Hong Kong (HK) and Beijing (BJ) and explored the relationship between SQOL and basic socio-demographic and clinical factors.Materials and methodsTwo hundred and sixty-four clinically stable outpatients with schizophrenia were randomly selected in HK and 258 counterparts matched according to age, sex, age at onset, and length of illness in BJ. SQOL and psychiatric status were… CONTINUE READING

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