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Measurement and instrument design.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21076260     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The soundness and robustness of research depend on the quality of data collection. An overview of the important considerations when developing an instrument for data collection is presented in this article. These considerations include theoretical issues fundamental to instrument development, conceptual model development, selection of instrument types, questionnaire design and construction, and establishment of reliability and validity.
Authors:
Joyce Pittman; Tamilyn Bakas
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of wound, ostomy, and continence nursing : official publication of The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society / WOCN     Volume:  37     ISSN:  1528-3976     ISO Abbreviation:  J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs     Publication Date:    2010 Nov-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-11-15     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9435679     Medline TA:  J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  603-7     Citation Subset:  N    
Affiliation:
Clarian Health-Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana 46206, USA. jpittma3@clarian.org
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