Satisfaction with care reported by psychiatric inpatients : relationship to diagnosis and medical treatment.
In this survey, 274 patients were sent a questionnaire concerning satisfaction with psychiatric treatment and the ward 1 month after their discharge from hospital.
Fifty-two percent of the patients responded.
Answers to the 56 items of patient satisfaction were analyzed in relation to patient diagnoses and treatment given.
Patients who were diagnosed as suffering from affective disorders or from reactive psychoses were more satisfied than patients with schizophrenia or paranoia or with transitory adjustment reactions.
Patients who had no personality disorder diagnosis and patients with character neurosis were more satisfied than patients with antisocial or borderline personality disorders.
Patients on antidepressant medication were much more satisfied than other patients.
Mots-clés Pascal : Trouble psychiatrique, Hospitalisation, Hôpital psychiatrique, Diagnostic, Satisfaction, Perception sociale, Attitude, Soin, Questionnaire, Enquête, Santé mentale, Homme, Etude longitudinale, Sortie hôpital
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mental disorder, Hospitalization, Psychiatric hospital, Diagnosis, Satisfaction, Social perception, Attitude, Care, Questionnaire, Inquiry, Mental health, Human, Follow up study, Hospital discharge
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0488479
Code Inist : 002B18H05. Création : 199406.