Validation of a new measure of the concept of good death among Taiwanese children.

@article{Yang2012ValidationOA,
  title={Validation of a new measure of the concept of good death among Taiwanese children.},
  author={Shu Ching Yang and Sih-Yi Lai},
  journal={Death studies},
  year={2012},
  volume={36 3},
  pages={228-52}
}
The purpose of this study was to develop and validate an instrument to measure dimensions of the concept of a good death held by Taiwanese children. The sample consisted of 1,698 Taiwanese children, approximately 12-14 years of age. Participants completed the self-administered Good Death Concept Scale (GDCS), which consists of 30 statements describing potentially important contributors to a good death that had been identified in the relevant literature. Findings indicated that the GDCS is… CONTINUE READING