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Reductions in quality of life and increased economic burden associated with mental disorders in an Australian adult sample

McCallum, Sonia; Batterham, Philip; Calear, Alison; Sunderland, Matthew; Carragher, Natacha


Objective The aim of this study was to determine the effect of a broad range of common mental disorders and their comorbidity on health-related quality of life and functional disability. Methods In all, 2734 Australians aged ≥18 years, recruited from the general community via Facebook during August–December 2014, completed an online survey assessing demographic characteristics, nine mental disorders, suicidal ideation and attempt. Outcome measures were health-related quality of life...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
Source: Australian Health Review
DOI: 10.1071/AH16276


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