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Rheuma-Kontroll-Skala (RKS) - A German version of the 'Rheumatology Attitudes Index'

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A German version of the 'Rheumatology Attitudes Index' - the 'Rheuma- Kontroll-Skala' (RKS) - to assess perceived control in rheumatic disease is presented, and first norms are reported. Factor analyses yielded one factor with 7 items measuring the control of illness and pain in rheumatic patients (n = 74 fibromyalgia, n = 160 rheumatoid arthritis, n = 110 Bechterew's disease). The RKS is an economic, objective, and reliable scale of perceived control in rheumatic diseases according to the 'l...

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10.1159/000030667

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Verhaltenstherapie
Volume:
9
Issue:
1
Pages:
15-22
Publication date:
1999-03-05
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EISSN:
1423-0402
ISSN:
1016-6262
URN:
uuid:adb6a220-3235-42de-9c44-5639c303c077
Source identifiers:
311232
Local pid:
pubs:311232

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