Findings on happiness in Langeveld et al. (1999): study NL 1997

Publication
Author(s)Langeveld, J.H.; Koot, M. H.; Passchier, J.
TitleDo Experienced Stress and Trait Negative Affecivity Moderate the Relationship between Headache and Quality Adolescents?
SourceJournal of Pediatric Psychology, 1999, Vol. 24, 1 - 11
DOIDOI:10.1093/jpepsy/24.1.1
Investigation
Public12-18 aged headache patients, The Netherlands, 1997
Survey nameNot available
SampleNon-probability purposive sample
 Students of two comprehensive schools, screenned on headache or migraine by way of a short questionnaire. Students were included if: a) aged between 12-18 years, b) headache symtoms were diagnosed by a physician as "migraine', c) The headache had at least a frequency of twice a month, d) Present for at least one year The participants were seen by a neurologist who diagnosed 38 migraine headache participant and 20 no- migraine participants for a second opinion.
Respondents N =64
Non Response15%
AssesmentMultiple methods
 Questionnaire and diary
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question satisfaction with life in general .. (full question not reported) Rated on visual analogue scale
ClassificationO-SLW-?-sq-ol-101-a
Author's labelheadache and Quality of live in adolesce
Page in publication1-11
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 0 - 100On range 0 - 10
Mean299.002.99
Standard deviation83.000.83


Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
correlation between satisfaction life -satisfaction healthH14af04Satisfaction with health
Experienced stressW07ab01Amount of worrying
Experienced stressD01adAttitudes to joys and hassles, also classified as above ↑
Headache IndexH14ad06dMigraine (g43)
Headache IndexH14ad06dMigraine (g43)
MigraineH14ad06dMigraine (g43)
Physical stressH14ad06dMigraine (g43)
Psychological functionH07aa01oO-DT by O-open
Trait negative affectivity (NA)P05ccNeurotic
Trait negative affectivity (NA)H13ac05cNeurotic (f48), also classified as above ↑