Measuring quality of life among cervical cancer survivors: preliminary assessment of instrumentation validity in a cross-cultural study

@article{AshingGiwa2007MeasuringQO,
  title={Measuring quality of life among cervical cancer survivors: preliminary assessment of instrumentation validity in a cross-cultural study},
  author={Kimlin Tam Ashing-Giwa and Jinsook Kim and Judith S. Tejero},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
  year={2007},
  volume={17},
  pages={147-157}
}
With growing interest in cross-cultural and multicultural cancer-related quality of life studies, the need to assess reliability and validity of quality of life measures for linguistically and culturally diverse cancer survivors is pressing. Reliability and validity of the English and Spanish versions of the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy (FACT)-G subscales were tested with a sample of English-speaking European American (n = 273) and ethnic minority American (n = 194), and Spanish… CONTINUE READING

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