All publications of “Lélia Renata Carneiro Vasconcelos”

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Content validity of the Geriatric Health Assessment Instrument

Rhaine Borges Santos Pedreira, Saulo Vasconcelos Rocha, Clarice Alves dos Santos, Lélia Renata Carneiro Vasconcelos, Martha Cerqueira Reis

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082016AO3455

ABSTRACTObjectiveAssess the content validity of the Elderly Health Assessment Tool with low education.Methods The data collection instrument/questionnaire was prepared and submitted to an expert panel comprising four healthcare professionals experienced in research on epidemiology of aging. The experts were allowed to suggest item inclusion/exclusion and were asked to rate the ability of individual items in questionnaire blocks to encompass target dimensions as “not valid”, “somewhat valid” or “valid”, using an interval scale. Percent agreement and the Content Validity Index were […]