Cultural Adaptation and Psychometric Testing of the Short Form of Iranian Childbirth Self Efficacy Inventory

@inproceedings{Khorsandi2013CulturalAA,
  title={Cultural Adaptation and Psychometric Testing of the Short Form of Iranian Childbirth Self Efficacy Inventory},
  author={Mahboubeh Khorsandi and Mohammad Asghari Jafarabadi and Farzaneh Jahani and Mohammad Rafiei},
  booktitle={Iranian Red Crescent medical journal},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND To assess maternal confidence in her ability to cope with labor, a measure of childbirth self efficacy is necessary. OBJECTIVES This paper aims to assess the cultural adaptation and psychometric testing of the short form of childbirth self-efficacy Inventory among Iranian pregnant women. PATIENTS AND METHODS In this descriptive-methodological study, we investigated 383 Iranian pregnant women in the third trimester. They were recruited from the outpatient prenatal care clinic of… CONTINUE READING