Differentiation of psychosocial issues between chronic illness groups : development of a scale
Organ, Kaylene Joy (2002) Differentiation of psychosocial issues between chronic illness groups : development of a scale. PhD thesis, Victoria University of Technology.
The aim of this thesis was to develop a scale to measure psychosocial status of people with chronic illness, resulting in an overall measure of attitude to life post diagnosis, to gauge a measure of physical mobility, and to determine differences and similarities in areas of concern and need, across three diagnostic groups: diabetes, arthritis and stroke.
|Item Type:||Thesis (PhD thesis)|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Chronic diseases, psychosocial status, diabetes, arthritis, stroke|
|Subjects:||FOR Classification > 1103 Clinical Sciences
FOR Classification > 1701 Psychology
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Social Sciences and Psychology
|Depositing User:||VU Library|
|Date Deposited:||19 May 2010 03:37|
|Last Modified:||23 May 2013 16:42|
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