The relationship between some psychological factors and the outcome of medical rehabilitation.

@article{Andersson1975TheRB,
  title={The relationship between some psychological factors and the outcome of medical rehabilitation.},
  author={Kristina Pewe Andersson and Shannon L. Berg},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of rehabilitation medicine},
  year={1975},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={
          166-70
        }
}
The purpose of the present study was to investigate the relationship between some psychological factors and the outcome or rehabilitation. The subjects were 70 patients at the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Central Hospital, Jönköping. The mean age was 45.8 years (range 20-66). They were subjected to an intelligence test, a personality inventory and a perceptual test. The outcome of the rehabilitation was measured with ratings by the staff members and by the patient himself. Positive… CONTINUE READING