Findings on happiness in Savelieva et al. (2001): study GB 2001

Publication
Author(s)Savelieva, I.; Dorian, P.; Paquette, M.
TitleQuality of Life in Patients with Silent Atrial Fibrillation
SourceHeart, 2001, Vol. 85, 216 - 217
URLhttp://heart.bmj.com/content/85/2/216.short
Investigation
PublicAtrial fibrilation patients and controls,,U.K,2001
 Group1: 38 patients of artial fibrillation, with very mildly symptomes. Group 2: 116 patients of artial fibrillation, withmore serious symptomes. Group 3: a controlegroup of 49 adults
Survey nameUnnamed study
SampleSampling not reported
Respondents N =154
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Please rate your life satisfaction these days, compared to the BEST and the WORST periods in your life that you have just identified Answers rated on an open line scale: -5 | worst period -4 | -3 | -2 | -1 | 0 +1 | +2 | +3 | +4 | +5 | best period Preceded by recall of best and worst periods in life-experience Name: ACSA (Anamnestic Comparative Self Assessment)
ClassificationC-BW-c-sq-ol-11-a
Author's labelGlobal life satisfaction
Page in publication216
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean6.20
Standard deviation1.90


Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
Silent atrial fibrilationH14ac01Degree of restriction
Silent atrial fibrilationH14ad09bIschaemic heart diseases (i20-25), also classified as above ↑