Advertisement

Topics

Factorial invariance of a computerized version of the GAD-7 across various demographic groups and over time in primary care patients.

08:00 EDT 9th April 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Factorial invariance of a computerized version of the GAD-7 across various demographic groups and over time in primary care patients."

The Generalized Anxiety Disorder 7-item scale (GAD-7) is commonly used by clinicians and researchers to screen for anxiety disorders and to monitor anxiety symptoms in primary care. However, findings regarding its factor structure are mixed, with most studies reporting a best-fitting for a one-factor structure, whereas others indicate a two-factor model. To be valid for comparisons, the GAD-7 should measure the same latent construct with the same structure across groups and over time. We aimed to examine the best-fit factor structure model of the GAD-7 among primary care patients and to evaluate its measurement invariance.

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Journal of affective disorders
ISSN: 1573-2517
Pages: 114-121

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [7987 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The Danish Psychosocial Work Environment Questionnaire (DPQ): Development, content, reliability and validity.

Objectives The aim of this study was to describe the development and the content of the Danish Psychosocial Work Environment Questionnaire (DPQ) and to test its reliability and validity. Methods We de...

Evaluating an abbreviated three-factor version of the Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire in three samples.

A brief, three-factor structure for the Eating Disorder Examination-Questionnaire (EDE-Q) has been identified that has stronger psychometric properties than the original four-factor EDE-Q structure. H...

Impact of error structure misspecification when testing measurement invariance and latent-factor mean difference using MIMIC and multiple-group confirmatory factor analysis.

When multiple groups are compared, the error variance-covariance structure is not always invariant between groups. In this study we investigated the impacts of misspecified error structures on testing...

Comparative organizational research starts with sound measurement: Validity and invariance of Turker's corporate social responsibility scale in five cross-cultural samples.

As organizational research turned its focus to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), interest also grew in the individual's perspective on CSR. When looking for cross-cultural comparisons of the effe...

Longitudinal measurement invariance of memory performance and executive functioning in healthy aging.

In this work, we examined the longitudinal measurement invariance of a battery composed of distinct cognitive parameters. A sample of 86 individuals (53.5% females; mean age = 65.73), representative o...

Clinical Trials [3355 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Validation of Computerized Vision-Targeted Quality-of-Life Questionnaires

This study will test and compare computerized and paper versions of eye questionnaires. Questionnaires are used in medicine to gain a better understanding of how a disease can impact a per...

The Efficacy of Computerized Cognitive Remediation Therapy for Chronic Schizophrenia

The study group received antipsychotic drugs combined with Computerized Cognitive Remediation Therapy (CCRT) for 4 times/week for 45 minutes each time. The control group only received anti...

Prevention of Child Mental Health Problems in Southeastern Europe (RISE) - A Factorial Study (Phase 2 of MOST)

The aim of this study is to optimize an adapted version of a parenting program, Parenting for Lifelong Health for Young Children (PLH), to meet the specific needs of families in three low-...

Psychometric Evaluation of the Traditional Chinese Version of Resilience Scale-14

This study will aim to translate the original RS-14 (English version) into traditional Chinese. It will then test the psychometric properties of the newly translated RS-14 to examine its f...

Improving Quality With Outpatient Decision Support

Assesses physician compliance with paper-based and electronic guidelines, reminders, and alerts for outpatient settings. Target areas for the reminders and alerts are disease management, m...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

X-RAY COMPUTERIZED TOMOGRAPHY with resolution in the micrometer range.

Demographic and epidemiologic changes that have occurred in the last five decades in many developing countries and that are characterized by major growth in the number and proportion of middle-aged and elderly persons and in the frequency of the diseases that occur in these age groups. The health transition is the result of efforts to improve maternal and child health via primary care and outreach services and such efforts have been responsible for a decrease in the birth rate; reduced maternal mortality; improved preventive services; reduced infant mortality, and the increased life expectancy that defines the transition. (From Ann Intern Med 1992 Mar 15;116(6):499-504)

A demographic parameter indicating a person's status with respect to marriage, divorce, widowhood, singleness, etc.

Pregnane derivatives in which two side-chain methyl groups or two methylene groups in the ring skeleton (or a combination thereof) have been oxidized to keto groups.

Computer-based systems for input, storage, display, retrieval, and printing of information contained in a patient's medical record.

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 


DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topics

Neurology - Central Nervous System (CNS)
Alzheimer's Disease Anesthesia Anxiety Disorders Autism Bipolar Disorders Dementia Epilepsy Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Neurology Pain Parkinson's Disease Sleep Disorders Neurology is the branch of me...

Anxiety Disorders
Anxiety is caused by stress. It is a natural reaction, and is beneficial in helping us deal with tense situations and pressure. It is deterimental when is becomes an excessive, irrational dread of everyday situations. The most common types of anxiety di...


Searches Linking to this Article