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Quality of Life Index: Development and Psychometric Properties
(Advances in Nursing Science, 1985)
The Quality of Life Index (QLI) was developed to measure quality of life in terms of satisfaction with life. The QLI measures both satisfaction and importance of various aspects of life.
The MOS 36-Item Short-Form Health Survey (SF-36)
(MEDICAL CARE, 1992-06)
SF-36 was constucted to survey health status in the Medical Outcomes Study. The SF-36 was designed for use in clinical practice and research, health policy evaluations, and general population surveys.
Good Death Inventory: A Measure for Evaluating Good Death from the Bereaved Family Member's Perspective
(Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 2008)
Good Death Inventory (GDI) is a measure for evaluating good death from the bereaved family member's perspective. The GDI is a valid scale to measure end-of-life care comprehensive outcomes from the bereaved family member's ...
The Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS)
(Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 1983)
A self-assessment scale has been developed to detect states of depression and anxiety in the setting of an hospital medical outpatient clinic. The anxiety and depressive subscales are also valid measures of severity of the ...
Buffalo jazz report, no. 12
(Buffalo, N. Y. : 1974, 1975-02)
Meaning of Illness Instrument
This instrument has been used to evaluate positive and negative perceptions of illness in women with cancer.
The Ethical Reasoning Tools (ERT)
(Journal of Advanced Nursing V 25, 1997)
The ERT was developed to assess unprompted cognitive reasoning of nurses in response to an ethical case study and to broadly categorize the hypothesized components of that reasoning into three response levels; traditional, ...
(Media Source Inc, 2009-07-15)
While Google has been busy making good on its mission "to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful," it has been less successful at making your community's local information accessible ...
The Library: A Distinct Local Voice?
(First Monday, 2007-03-05)
Librarians collaborating with their patrons and using technology to tap deeper into the reservoirs of local knowledge within their communities? Creating and becoming active participants in locally-focused online communities, ...
Institutional self-citation rates: A three year study of universities in the United States
(Akadémiai Kiadó / Springer, 2009-11)
Using Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) data, this paper calculated institutional self citations rates (ISCRs) for 96 of the top research universities in the United States from 2005-2007. Exhibiting similar temporal ...