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Studies

Craig et al. (1974): study US Maryland 1968

Publication

Author(s):
Craig, T.J.; Comstock, G.W.; Geiser, P.B.
Title:
The Quality of Survival in Breast Cancer: A Case-Control Comparison.
Source:
Cancer, 1974, Vol. 33, 1451 - 1457

Investigation

Public:
Breast cancer patients and controls, Maryland, USA, 1968
Sample:
Non-probability purposive sample
Respondents:
N = 394
Non Response:
Assessment:
Multiple methods
In both groups most cases (90%) returned mailed questionaires, 9 or 10 were interviewd by telephone and 1 to 0 personally.

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question

Lead item not reported
6  perfectly happy with life as it is
5  mostly happy
4
3
2
1  life is not worth living
-   DK/NA
Classification:
O-H?-?-sq-v-6-a
Author's label:
Attitude
Page in publication:
1454

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding quality of survival Breast cancer (c50)