Validation of a quality-of-life instrument for patients with nonmelanoma skin cancer.

@article{Rhee2006ValidationOA,
  title={Validation of a quality-of-life instrument for patients with nonmelanoma skin cancer.},
  author={John S. Rhee and Beth A. Matthews and Marcy Neuburg and Brent R Logan and Mary L Burzynski and Ann Butler Nattinger},
  journal={Archives of facial plastic surgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={8 5},
  pages={
          314-8
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To validate a disease-specific quality-of-life instrument--the Skin Cancer Index--intended to measure quality-of-life issues relevant to patients with nonmelanoma skin cancer. METHODS Internal reliability, convergent and divergent validity with existing scales, and factor analyses were performed in a cross-sectional study of 211 patients presenting with cervicofacial nonmelanoma skin cancer to a dermatologic surgery clinic. RESULTS Factor analyses of the Skin Cancer Index… CONTINUE READING
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