Modification of the Perinatal PTSD Questionnaire to enhance clinical utility

@article{Callahan2006ModificationOT,
  title={Modification of the Perinatal PTSD Questionnaire to enhance clinical utility},
  author={Jennifer L Callahan and Susan E. Borja and M T Hynan},
  journal={Journal of Perinatology},
  year={2006},
  volume={26},
  pages={533-539}
}
Objective:To enhance the clinical utility of the Perinatal Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Questionnaire (PPQ), the current study sought to refine the measure by changing the item response options from dichotomous choices to a likert scale format.Study Design:Using a convergent/divergent validity design and two data sources (traditional survey and World Wide Web), 58 high-risk and 86 low-risk mothers answered four questionnaires.Results:Principal components analysis of items on the… CONTINUE READING

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