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Medical Social Services

Well-established scales in the Hong Kong context

Rehabilitation
Function
Promoting hope, meaningfulness, connectedness
Relevance
Coping, empowerment, social integration, stress management
Target
Medical
Respondent
Patient
Feature
6 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.692
References

Cheung, Chau-kiu, and Esther Oi-wah Chow. 2010. Do You Buy Self-funded Prescribed Medicine? Hong Kong, China: St. James’ Settlement.

Aid adequacy
Function
Promoting knowledge, capability, accountability
Relevance
Empowerment, consumerism, care planning
Target
Medical
Respondent
Patient
Feature
3 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.783
References

Cheung, Chau-kiu, and Esther Oi-wah Chow. 2010. Do You Buy Self-funded Prescribed Medicine? Hong Kong, China: St. James’ Settlement.

Functional disability
Function
Promoting health, role functioning, well-being
Relevance
Independence, functioning, caring
Target
Medical
Respondent
Patient
Feature
6 items in 2-point rating scale
Reliability
.817
References

Cheung, Chau-kiu, and Esther Oi-wah Chow. 2010. Do You Buy Self-funded Prescribed Medicine? Hong Kong, China: St. James’ Settlement.

Bass, David M., Linda S. Noelker, and Catherine A. McCarthy. 1999. “The Influence of Formal and Informal Helpers or Primary Caregivers’ Perceptions of Quality of Care.” Journal of Applied Gerontology 18(2):177-200.

Lam, Cindy L.K., I.J. Lauder, T.P. Lam, and B. Gandek. 1999. “Population Based Norming of the Chinese (HK) Version of the SF-36 Health Survey.” Hong Kong Practitioner 21:460-470.

Stewart, Anita L., and John E. Ware, Jr. 1993. Measuring Functioning and Well-being: The Medical Outcomes Study Approach. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Whestone, Lauren M., James L. Fozard, E. Jeffrey Metter, Barbara S. Hiscock, Ray Burke, Neil Gittings, and Linda P. Fried. 2001. “The Physical Functioning Inventory: A Procedure for Assessing Physical Function in Adults.” Journal of Aging & Health 13(4):467-493.

Food avoidance belief: specific food
Function
Promoting health, caring, safety
Relevance
Treatment, therapy, medicine
Target
Medicine
Respondent
Patient
Feature
5 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.877
References

Yung, Tony K. C., Jean H. Kim, Sing-Fai Leung, Rebecca M. W. Yeung, Annette N. Y. Poon, Edmond W. C. Au, and Joseph T. F. Lau. 2019. “Food Avoidance Beliefs and Behaviors among Chinese Cancer Patients: Validation of a New Measurement Tool.” Journal of Nutrition Education & Behavior 51(2):162-172.

Food avoidance belief: nutritious food
Function
Promoting health, caring, safety
Relevance
Treatment, therapy, medicine
Target
Medicine
Respondent
Patient
Feature
5 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.883
References

Yung, Tony K. C., Jean H. Kim, Sing-Fai Leung, Rebecca M. W. Yeung, Annette N. Y. Poon, Edmond W. C. Au, and Joseph T. F. Lau. 2019. “Food Avoidance Beliefs and Behaviors among Chinese Cancer Patients: Validation of a New Measurement Tool.” Journal of Nutrition Education & Behavior 51(2):162-172.

Food avoidance belief: amount
Function
Promoting health, caring, safety
Relevance
Treatment, therapy, medicine
Target
Medicine
Respondent
Patient
Feature
5 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.939
References

Yung, Tony K. C., Jean H. Kim, Sing-Fai Leung, Rebecca M. W. Yeung, Annette N. Y. Poon, Edmond W. C. Au, and Joseph T. F. Lau. 2019. “Food Avoidance Beliefs and Behaviors among Chinese Cancer Patients: Validation of a New Measurement Tool.” Journal of Nutrition Education & Behavior 51(2):162-172.

Hospital Anxiety and Depression
Function
Promoting achievement, health, recourse, satisfaction
Relevance
Burden, helplessness, stress, tension
Target
Medical
Respondent
Patient
Feature
14 items in 4-point rating scale
Reliability
.85
References

Wang, Wenru, Sek Ying Chair, David R. Thompson, Sheila F. Twinn. 2009. “A Psychometric Evaluation of the Chinese Version of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in Patients with Coronary Heart Disease.” Journal of Clinical Nursing 18(13):1908-1915.

Depression in patients with cancer
Function
Promoting achievement, health, recourse, satisfaction
Relevance
Burden, helplessness, stress, tension
Target
Medical
Respondent
Patient
Feature
9 items in 4-point rating scale
Reliability
.89
References

Hartung, Tim J, Friedrich, Michael, Johansen, Christoffer, Wittchen, Hans‐Ulrich, Faller, Herman, Koch, Uwe, . . . Mehnert, Anja. (2017). The Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) and the 9‐item Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ‐9) as screening instruments for depression in patients with cancer. Cancer, 123(21), 4236-4243.

Attitudes toward Physicians and Primary Medical Care
Function
Promoting achievement, health, recourse, satisfaction
Relevance
Burden, helplessness, stress, tension
Target
Medical
Respondent
Patient
Feature
5 items in 2-point rating scale
Reliability
.75
References

Barbara S. Hulka, Stephen J. Zyzanski, John C. Cassel, & Shirley J. Thompson. (1970). Scale for the Measurement of Attitudes toward Physicians and Primary Medical Care. Medical Care, 8(5), 429-436.