Successful Employment and Quality Work Life After MS: A Qualitative Study
James Krause, Ph.D., Professor & Associate Dean for Research in the College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina
The goal of this study was to assess the primary control and policy factors related to employment after a diagnosis of MS as defined by those with the physical disability. Data were collected through a qualitative study of eight focus groups (n=73 participants) to assess work life after a diagnosis of MS. Themes derived from the qualitative analysis will be presented.