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Advances in quality of life research 2001

James Tyler Kent

Advances in quality of life research 2001

by James Tyler Kent

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Published by Kluwer Academic in Dordrecht, .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Bruno D. Zumbo.
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LC ClassificationsHN
The Physical Object
Pagination334 p. :
Number of Pages334
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Open LibraryOL22532394M
ISBN 101402011008

  The Quality Care at the End of Life Survey was designed based on the National Consensus Project for Quality Palliative Care Guidelines and used to assess quality care. 51 Users are invited to adapt and use it in their own institutions to assess the quality of care provided and to measure the institution's performance in comparison with national.   In particular, we focus on people with advanced dementia. Dementia is a neurodegenerative disease which, in its advanced stages, leads to profound global cognitive and functional deficits Quality of Life Research. ; – doi: /A

Navy Personnel Research and Development Center San Diego, California TN May AD-A Quality of Life: Meaning, Measurement, and Models. Use the builder below to create your search Edit Cancel. Clear.

Diener wrote a popular book on Happiness with his son, Robert Biswas-Diener and is the coauthor of Well-Being for Public Policy. Dr. Diener is past president of three scientific societies: the International Society for Quality of Life Studies, the International Positive Psychology Association, and the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Just before the oil crisis of , The Limits to Growth, a controversial report prepared for the Club of Rome, projected a very pessimistic scenario for the future of the global economy and industrialized nations in particular (Meadows et al., ). Given the atmosphere at that time—which included a general economic slowdown and the antipollution and antitechnology movement—the report.


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In light of this growth, and the interest it reflects on the part of scholars, practitioners, and policy makers internationally, this book will play an important role Advances in Quality of Life Research | Bruno D.

Zumbo | Springer. The knowledge base in the domains of quality of life, well-being, and subjective well-being is continuing to grow at a rapid rate. In light of this growth, and the interest it reflects on the part of scholars, practitioners, and policy makers internationally, this book will play an important role in bringing scholars and students up to date on diverse topics and promoting and encouraging.

Advances in Quality of Life Research [Bruno D Zumbo] -- The knowledge base in the domains of quality of life, well-being, and subjective well-being is continuing to grow at a rapid rate.

In light of this growth, and the interest it reflects on the part of. Get this from a library. Advances in quality of life research, [Bruno D Zumbo;].

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm. Contents: pt I Happiness, old age, and income: A model for food service delivery and quality of life in long-term care facilities --Happiness of women and men in later life: nature, determinants, and prospects --Consumer income and beliefs affecting happiness.

Advances in Quality of Life Theory and Research by Ed Diener,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Advances in Quality-of-Life Theory and Research is relevant to quality-of-life researchers working in the areas of Social Medicine, Sustainable Development, Social Indicators Research and Health Psychology/Behavioral Medicine.

This volume contains 14 chapters that represent a culmination of programmatic research in the science of quality of life (QOL). Description: Quality of Life Research is an international, multidisciplinary journal devoted to the rapid communication of original research, theoretical articles and methodological reports related to the field of quality of life in all the health sciences.

The journal also publishes editorials, literature, book and software reviews, correspondence and abstracts of conferences. Ten of the eleven papers consider quality of life in terms of some aspect of subjective well-being.

The book is broken into three sections: the first section presenting material on broad theories of subjective well­ being, the second section covering how work and income are related to subjective well-being, and the third section containing one. The International Society for Quality of Life Studies held its first conference in Charlotte, North Carolina in Participants at the conference were allowed to submit their papers for the present volume.

The submitted manuscripts went through a review and revision process, and the papers in. Advances in Quality of Life Theory and Research. [Ed Diener; Don R Rahtz] -- This volume is concerned with quality of life, and focuses on subjective well-being (people's own evaluations of their lives in terms of happiness and satisfaction).

Implications for Nursing Practice. Oncology nurses practicing in clinical and research settings must be aware of the importance of QOL assessment for terminally ill cancer patients, be informed about the process of selecting relevant QOL measures for the EOL, and apply current knowledge to quality.

This book is of interest for everyone involved in quality of life research, and it is applicable to medical and non-medical, statistical and non-statistical readers.

It is of particular relevance for clinical and biomedical researchers within both the pharmaceutical industry and practitioners in the fields of cancer and other chronic diseases.

This book provides a review of the historical development of the field including the history of QOL in medicine and mental health as well as the research related to quality-of-work-life (QWL) programs.

It discusses several of QOL main concepts: happiness, positive psychology, and subjective wellbeing.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Papers from a conference organized by the International Society for Quality of Life Studies and held in Charlotte, North Carolina in. Advances in Life Course Research Book Series Advances in Life Course Research was originally published as a book series under the Editorship of Timothy J.

Owens. Books back to Volume 5, are available on the SciVerse ScienceDirect platform. Main description: Advances in Quality-of-Life Theory and Research is relevant to quality-of-life researchers working in the areas of Social Medicine, Sustainable Development, Social Indicators Research and Health Psychology/Behavioral Medicine.

This volume contains 14 chapters that represent a culmination of programmatic research in the science of quality of life (QOL).

The journal's scope reflects the wide application of quality of life assessment and research in the biological and social sciences. All original work is subject to peer review for originality, scientific quality and relevance to a broad readership.

This is an official journal of the International Society of Quality of Life Research. OriginalPaper. Comparison of three generic questionnaires measuring quality of life in adolescents and adults with cystic fibrosis: The item short form health survey, the quality of life profile for chronic diseases, and the questions on life satisfaction.

Advances in Life Course Research publishes articles dealing with various aspects of the human life course. Seeing life course research as an essentially interdisciplinary field of study, it invites and welcomes contributions from anthropology, biosocial science, demography, epidemiology and statistics, gerontology, economics, management and.

Quality of Life Research welcomes scientific articles in the following categories: • Original Articles. Original articles are a maximum of 4, words, exclusive of a word structured abstract, figures, tables, and references. We encourage submissions of shorter length if the empirical study can be presented concisely.Advances in Life Course Research.

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RSS | open access RSS. Latest issues. Volume June Volume March Volume December Volume September View all issues.`Quality of life' is one of the fastest growing areas of research and policy. The concept has an intuitive appeal as a measure of the well-being of individuals, communities and nations.

It is increasingly promoted as an aid for political decisions and public funding. But what does the concept really mean?4/5(1).