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Table 2 List of outcomes used in previous studies

From: Coping and wellbeing in bereavement: two core outcomes for evaluating bereavement support in palliative care

Descriptor Outcomes (Reported verbatim outcomes)Overall Frequency
Anxiety and Depression
Anxiety (13), Depression (19), Anxiety and Depression (2), Mental Stress (1), Distress (9), Symptom Distress (3), Mental Health (2)
49
Grief
Grief (22), Complicated Grief (2), Blame (1), Despair (1), Knowledge of death and bereavement (1)
27
Post Traumatic Stress
Avoidance/intrusion (6), Post-traumatic Stress (3)
9
Quality of Life and Wellbeing
Quality of Life (3), Spiritual Wellbeing (1), Hopelessness (2), Hope (1), Balance (1)
8
Coping
Coping and adaptation (1), coping (2), religious coping (2)
5
Self Esteem5
Mood/Affect4
Social Functioning and Adjustment
Social adjustment (1)
Social functioning (2)
Marital strain (1)
Interpersonal problems (2)
6
Physical Health
Health (1), Physical Health (1), Physical functioning (1)
3
Locus of Control2
Interpersonal and Social Support
Social support (1), Interpersonal relations (1)
2
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