[Design and validation of a questionnaire to measure continuity between care levels from the user's perspective].

@article{Letelier2010DesignAV,
  title={[Design and validation of a questionnaire to measure continuity between care levels from the user's perspective].},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Jos{\'e} Letelier and Marta Beatriz Aller and Diana Cristina Henao and Inma S{\'a}nchez-P{\'e}rez and Ingrid Vargas Lorenzo and Jordi Coderch de Lassaletta and Josep Ramon Llopart and Manel Ferran and Llu{\'i}s Colom{\'e}s and Mar{\'i}a Luisa V{\'a}zquez Navarrete},
  journal={Gaceta sanitaria},
  year={2010},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={339-46}
}
OBJECTIVES To design and validate an instrument that measures continuity between levels of care from the user's perspective to be applied in any healthcare system providing a continuum of care. METHODS 1) A questionnaire for the measurement of continuity of care was designed, based on a literature review, and 2) the questionnaire was validated using an expert group, two pretests and a pilot test to a sample of 200 healthcare users. We assessed the questionnaire's comprehensibility, content… CONTINUE READING