Psychometric Properties of the Persian Version of Weight Effcacy Lifestyle Questionnaire ‑Short Form

Conclusions:The Persian version of WEL ‑SF had excellent psychometric properties.Keywords:Body weight, reliability, self ‑effcacy, validity
Source: International Journal of Preventive Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research

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