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Psychological correlates of quality of life in atrial fibrillation
Objective: Atrial fibrillation (AF) is associated with significant health-related quality of life (QoL) impairments. Markers of heart disease severity have explained little variance in QoL and it is unclear what other ...
The Conscientious Responders Scale: A new tool for discriminating between conscientious and random responders
(Sage Journals, 2014)
This investigation introduces a novel tool for identifying conscientious responders (CRs) and random responders (RRs) in psychological inventory data. The Conscientious Responders Scale (CRS) is a five-item validity measure ...
The average distance between item values: A novel approach for estimating internal consistency
(Sage Publications, 2009)
This article presents a method for assessing the internal consistency of scales that works equally well with short and long scales, namely, the average proportional distance. The method provides information on the average ...