Findings on happiness in Eldh et al. (1997a): study SE 1971

Author(s)Eldh, J.; Berg, A.; Gustafsson, M.
TitleLong Term Follow Up after Sex Reassignment Surgery.
SourceScandinavial Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery, 1997, Vol. 31, 39-45
DOIDOI: 10.3109/02844319709010503
PublicTranssexuals after sex reassignment surgery in Sweden during the period 1971-2001
Last assesment2001
Survey nameUnnamed study
SampleNon-probability purposive sample
 Patients that have undergone sex reassignment. The patients were operated on at the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm.
Respondents N =90
Non Response66%
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
 Questionnaire sent by mail or by personal interviews.
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question ,,satisfaction with overall life situation .. (full text not reported 1 2 3 4 5 Scale labels not reported
Author's labelOverall satisfaction with life
Page in publication43
Remarks86.4% content with life situation 13.6% not content with life situation
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