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Volume 2014, Article ID 680659, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/680659
Research Article

Using the Satisfaction with Life Scale in People with Parkinson’s Disease: A Validation Study in Different European Countries

1Department of Methodology and Behavioural Sciences, University of Barcelona, Passeig Valld' Hebron 171, 08035 Barcelona, Spain
2Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust, Beechcroft, Fulbourn Hospital, Cambridge CB21 5EF, UK
3Department of Medical Psychology, Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases (CoRPS), Tilburg University, Hilvarenbeekse Weg 60, 5022 GC Tilburg, The Netherlands
4Department of Education and Research, St. Elisabeth Hospital, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
5Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, 45030 Manisa, Turkey
6Section of Clinical Psychology, School of Health in Social Science, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, UK
7Department of Psychology, University of Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø, Norway

Received 23 August 2013; Accepted 22 October 2013; Published 2 February 2014

Academic Editors: C. Mangone and B. Pascual-Sedano

Copyright © 2014 Ramona Lucas-Carrasco et al. 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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