TITLE

Readying a US measure of health status, the SF-36, for use in Canada

AUTHOR(S)
Dauphinee, Sharon Wood; Gauthier, Louise
PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p224
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Aims to culturally adapt and translate for use in Canada the Medical Outcomes Study 36-Item Short-Form Health Survey (SF-36) for assessing the outcomes of care. Evaluation of the psychometric properties; Translation procedure; Adaptation for the Canadian English version; Evaluation of responses; Quality of translation; Psychometric testing of the Canadian French version.
ACCESSION #
9709072105

 

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