Application of the Oral Health Impact Profile (OHIP) among Taiwanese elderly

@article{Kuo2011ApplicationOT,
  title={Application of the Oral Health Impact Profile (OHIP) among Taiwanese elderly},
  author={Hsiao-Ching Kuo and Jen-Hao Chen and Ju-Hui Wu and Tsau-Mau Chou and Y Yang},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
  year={2011},
  volume={20},
  pages={1707-1713}
}
To validate the Chinese (Taiwan) version of the Oral Health Impact Profile (OHIP-49T) and develop a short form of the OHIP (OHIP-14T) for the elderly. A total of 1402 subjects, aged 65 and above, received a personal interview and oral examination. Internal consistency, measured by Cronbach’s alpha, and test–retest reliability were assessed by intra-class correlation coefficient (ICC) during a 2-week interval. The criterion-related validity of OHIP-49T was evaluated through associations between… CONTINUE READING