THE ADAPTATION OF THE EASY-CARE STANDARD ASSESSMENT INSTRUMENT INTO TURKISH AND EVALUATION OF PSYCHOMETRIC PROPERTIES AMONG TURKISH OLDER PEOPLE


Pinar R., Ergün A. , Erol S., Kurtulus Z., Gür K., Sert H., ...Daha Fazla

NOBEL MEDICUS, cilt.11, ss.85-92, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Dergi Adı: NOBEL MEDICUS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.85-92

Özet

Objective: The assessment of older people's needs is an important indicator for planning individual care and services that promote independence, health and well-being. However, there is not a valid tool to measure physical, mental, and social needs of older people in Turkey. The purpose of the study was to adapt of EASY-Care Standard, which is a comprehensive and holistic assessment tool, into Turkish and evaluate its psychometric properties.