Validation of the Persian Version of the Self-care in COVID-19 Scale (SCOVID Scale) in the Iranian Population

Reza Ghanei Gheshlagh; Mahdie Ghalenoee; Hamid Sharif Nia; Abbas Ebadi; Naser Parizad

Volume 24, Issue 12 , 2022

Abstract
  Background: Self-care during Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) helps people follow self-care strategies to reduce the spread of the virus. To control the disease, people need to engage in self-care behaviors, which should be investigated by a valid and reliable instrument to yield valid and credible ...  Read More

Designing and Psychometric Evaluation of Morbid Obesity Quality of life Questionnaire: A Mixed Methods Study

Negar Yazdani; Farkhondeh Sharif; Nasrin Elahi; Abbas Ebadi; Vahid Hosseini

Volume 22, Issue 11 , 2020

Abstract
  Background: Morbid obesity negatively affects all aspects of quality of life (QOL); therefore, the assessment of QOL can be a useful criterion to evaluate obesity outcome. Objectives: The present study aimed to design a QOL questionnaire in morbid obesity and assess its validation features. Methods: ...  Read More

Development and Psychometric Evaluation of Cardiac Surgery Stressors Inventory: A Mixed Method Study in an Iranian Context

Soheila Sedaghat; Abbas Ebadi; Shahnaz Rostami; Malek Fereidooni-Moghadam

Volume 21, Issue 1 , 2019, Pages 1-11

Abstract
  Background: Open-heart surgery is a stressful, life-threatening experience inducing fear and anxiety in many patients and theirfamilies.Objectives: The present study was conducted to design an inventory assessing the stressors in open-heart surgery patients andevaluate its psychometric properties.Methods: ...  Read More