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Validation and reliability of the scale Self-efficacy and their child's level of asthma control.

Validation and reliability of the scale Self-efficacy and their child's level of asthma control. Rev Bras Enferm. 2018 Mar-Apr;71(2):406-412 Authors: Gomes ALA, Joventino ES, Lima KF, Dodt RCM, Almeida PC, Ximenes LB Abstract OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the psychometric properties in terms of validity and reliability of the scale Self-efficacy and their child's level of asthma control: Brazilian version. METHOD: Methodological study in which 216 parents/guardians of children with asthma participated. A construct validation (factor analysis and test of hypothesis by comparison of contrasted groups) and an analysis of reliability in terms of homogeneity (Cronbach's alpha) and stability (test-retest) were carried out. RESULTS: Exploratory factor analysis proved suitable for the Brazilian version of the scale (Kaiser-Meyer-Olkim index of 0.879 and Bartlett's sphericity with p
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