The construction of the multidimensional orientation toward dying and death inventory (MODDI-F).

@article{Wittkowski2001TheCO,
  title={The construction of the multidimensional orientation toward dying and death inventory (MODDI-F).},
  author={Joachim Wittkowski},
  journal={Death studies},
  year={2001},
  volume={25 6},
  pages={479-95}
}
This article describes the development of a questionnaire for the multidimensional assessment of both the fear of dying and death and the acceptance of dying and death. The Multidimensional Orientation Toward Dying and Death Inventory (MODDI-F) is based on a 2 x 4-dimensional a priori structure. It consists of a factor analytically constructed version with 47 items in 8 subscales. In a German sample (N = 944; 426 men, 513 women; 18-93 years, stratified by age and sex), the internal consistency… CONTINUE READING