Subjective quality of life of recently discharged Nigerian psychiatric patients.

@article{Olusina2003SubjectiveQO,
  title={Subjective quality of life of recently discharged Nigerian psychiatric patients.},
  author={Adewunmi K. Olusina and Jude Uzoma Ohaeri},
  journal={Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology},
  year={2003},
  volume={38 12},
  pages={
          707-14
        }
}
OBJECTIVES The objectives of the study were to examine the perceptions of recently recovered psychiatric patients on their feeling of well-being, their satisfaction with domains of living experience, and the correlates of subjective quality of life (QOL). METHOD Patients (n = 118, aged 18-60) with schizophrenia and major affective disorders were assessed with the 26- item WHOQOL instrument, 2 weeks after discharge. Satisfaction with the items was graded as follows: dissatisfaction (< 50… CONTINUE READING
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