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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 ...
Meaning of Illness Instrument
This instrument has been used to evaluate positive and negative perceptions of illness in women with cancer.
(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 ...
Shorter symptom assessment instruments: the Condensed Memorial Symptom Assessment Scale (CMSAS).
(Cancer Investigation, 2004)
A condensed version of the Memorial Symptom Assessment Scale was developed to assess the quality of life among patients who suffer cancer-related symptoms with focusing on 14 items (symptoms) instead of the short form that ...
Use of Facebook in academic health sciences libraries
(Medical Library Association, 2009-01)
Percentile-Based Journal Impact Factors: A Neglected Collection Development Metric
(Association of College and Research Libraries * Science and Technology Section, 2009-04)
Various normalization techniques to transform journal impact factors (JIFs) into a standard scale or range of values have been reported a number of times in the literature, but have seldom been part of collection development ...
"Balancing Your Strengths Against Your Felonies": Considerations for Military Recruitment of Ex-Offenders
(University of Miami Law Review, 2007)
A Legal Remedy for Homophobia: Finding a Cure in the International Right to Health
(Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law, 2005)