ERIC Number: EJ300816
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Pitfalls in Measuring the Health Status of Mexican Americans: Comparative Validity of the English and Spanish Sickness Impact Profile.
Deyo, Richard A.
American Journal of Public Health, v74 n6 p569-73 Jun 1984
A test found responses to the Sickness Impact Profile highly reliable, whether administered in Spanish or English. However, construct validity of responses by Mexican Americans using the Spanish version, non-Hispanics using the English version, and Mexican Americans using the English version was weak. (CMG)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A