Validation of an anxiety scale for prenatal diagnostic procedures.

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Summary of "Validation of an anxiety scale for prenatal diagnostic procedures."

To perform a cross-cultural adaptation of the Prenatal Diagnostic Procedures Anxiety Scale questionnaire for application in the Brazilian cultural context.


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Name: Revista de saude publica
ISSN: 1518-8787
Pages: 18


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