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Volume 7 (2007), Pages 1222-1229
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Review Article

A Comprehensive Review of Quality of Life (QOL) Research in Hong Kong

1Center for Quality of Life, Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
2Kiang Wu Nursing College of Macau, China
3Social Welfare Practice and Research Centre, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China

Received 25 June 2007; Revised 22 July 2007; Accepted 23 July 2007

Academic Editor: Joav Merrick

Copyright © 2007 Daniel T. L. Shek and Britta M. Lee.

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