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Depression Research and Treatment
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 860745, 11 pages
Quality of Life in Bipolar Type I Disorder in a One-Year Followup
1Department of Psychiatry, Roozbeh Hospital, South Kargar Avenue, Tehran 1333795914, Iran
2Psychiatry and Psychology Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 1333795914, Iran
Received 12 June 2012; Revised 10 December 2012; Accepted 13 December 2012
Academic Editor: Janusz K. Rybakowski
Copyright © 2012 Homayoun Amini and Vandad Sharifi. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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