Substance abuse and quality of life among severely mentally ill consumers

Abstract

Evidence suggests that substance abuse negatively affects both psychiatric symptom severity and quality of life (QOL) in people with severe mental illness (SMI). However, these relationships have not been examined simultaneously, nor have they been characterized over time. Thus, it is difficult to appreciate the extent to which substance abuse exerts an… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00127-007-0236-6

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