What does quality of life refer to in bipolar disorders research? A systematic review of the construct's definition, usage and measurement.

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BACKGROUND Quality of life (QoL) is increasingly investigated in bipolar disorders (BD) research, yet little attention has been paid to its optimal definition and measurement. This is a significant limitation, as the broader QoL literature recognises a number of divergent meanings and measurement tensions. The aim here was to advance understanding of QoL in… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2017.01.026

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@article{Morton2017WhatDQ, title={What does quality of life refer to in bipolar disorders research? A systematic review of the construct's definition, usage and measurement.}, author={Emma E Morton and Erin E. Michalak and Greg Murray}, journal={Journal of affective disorders}, year={2017}, volume={212}, pages={128-137} }