Mental health and wellbeing : what factors are associated with a validated measure of mental wellbeing in the general population in Coventry? A stratified random cross sectional survey
Putz, Rebecca, Clarke, Aileen, Hamborg, Thomas and Franco, Oscar H. (2011) Mental health and wellbeing : what factors are associated with a validated measure of mental wellbeing in the general population in Coventry? A stratified random cross sectional survey. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, Vol.65 (Suppl.2). A14. ISSN 0143-005XFull text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jech.2011.143586.31
Higher levels of mental wellbeing and positive psychological functioning have been associated with better physical functioning at older ages, better self-rated health (SRH), reductions in neuroendocrine, inflammatory and cardiovascular activity, and decreased risk of mortality in healthy and diseased populations. Nevertheless there is no data available on levels of mental wellbeing for the majority of populations worldwide. We aimed to describe the levels of mental wellbeing and evaluate any factors associated on the basis of socio-demographic, health, lifestyle and environmental variables reported by residents of Coventry, UK. [...]
|Item Type:||Journal Item|
|Subjects:||B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School > Health Sciences > Population, Evidence & Technologies (PET) > Warwick Evidence
Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Mental health -- England -- Coventry, Well-being -- England -- Coventry, Health status indicators -- England -- Coventry|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health|
|Official Date:||September 2011|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
Abstract of a presentation given at 55th Annual Scientific Meeting of the the Society for Social Medicine, 14th – 16th September 2011, University of Warwick.
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