Findings on happiness in Revol et al. (2006): study FR 2005

Author(s)Revol, M.; Banzet, P.; Servant, J.M.
TitlePrise en Charge Chirurgicale des Transsexuels Masculins : Evaluation Rétrospective d’une Expérience de Dix ans (Surgical Treatment of Male-to-Female Transsexuals: a Ten-year Experience Assessment)
SourceAnnales de Chirurgie Plastique Esthétique, 2006, Vol. 51, 499 - 511
PublicMale to female transgenders followed 15 months after surgical consstruction of a neo-vagina, France, 1995-2005
Survey nameUnnamed study
 average time after surgery 15 months
SampleNon-probability chunk sample
 63 patients
Respondents N =22
 24 no answer
Non Response52%
 63 invited by postal letter, 17 did not live anymore on the initial address, 24 did not answer, 22 responded of which 5 by returning a completed questionnaire and 17 reported to the hospital
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
General remarksPatients treated between 1995-2005
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelf report on single question: .. Your overall quality of life (full text not reported) 0 bad 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 perfect
Author's labelquality of life
Page in publication502-506
RemarksPercentages derived from numbers given in figure 8
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation2.23

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