Reliability and construct validity of the Health-Promoting Lifestyle Profile II in an adult Turkish population.

@article{Pinar2009ReliabilityAC,
  title={Reliability and construct validity of the Health-Promoting Lifestyle Profile II in an adult Turkish population.},
  author={Rukiye Pinar and Raziye Celik and Nefise Bahçecik},
  journal={Nursing research},
  year={2009},
  volume={58 3},
  pages={184-93}
}
BACKGROUND Little is known about health-promoting lifestyle behaviors among Turkish people, who are experiencing a lifestyle transition from a developing country to one undergoing rapid modernization, although health promotion is receiving increasing attention regarding its prominent role in healthcare. Use of the Health-Promoting Lifestyle Profile II (HPLPII) has the advantage of allowing comparison of different international populations, although cultural adaptations are needed. OBJECTIVES… CONTINUE READING