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Development of the Motor Neuron Disease Carer Questionnaire.

Abstract:

Our objective was to develop a validated questionnaire that can measure the extent to which dimensions of caring affect the health of carers of patients with motor neuron disease. An initial 190-item questionnaire was developed from in-depth interviews, focus groups and two pilot studies with carers. Factor analysis was applied to the data obtained from a large survey in the UK that identified the underlying dimensions of caring. The newly formed scales were tested for reliability using Cronb...

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10.3109/17482960802455408

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Mockford, C More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Population Health
Journal:
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis : official publication of the World Federation of Neurology Research Group on Motor Neuron Diseases
Volume:
10
Issue:
5-6
Pages:
463-469
Publication date:
2009
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EISSN:
1471-180X
ISSN:
1748-2968
URN:
uuid:9a764d09-772c-49f3-b343-c8aeda96c1e1
Source identifiers:
133384
Local pid:
pubs:133384

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