A A A
Manual Event (Session ID,DateTime,Event) = b2utdbdbqtod2kc5akthek1ram 20210926211017 /outcome-impact-indicator-bank/individual/medical-social-services/

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.

Coping with stigma
Function
Promoting resilience, well-being, confidence
Relevance
Self-care, self-efficacy, therapy
Target
Youth
Respondent
Youth
Feature
5 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.885
References

Ngai, S. S. Y., Cheung, C. K., Ng, Y. H., Tang, H. Y., Ngai, H. L., & Wong, K. H. C. (2020). Development and validation of the chronic illness self-management (CISM) scale: Data from a young patient sample in Hong Kong. Children and Youth Services Review, 114, 105077.

 

Chesney, M. A., Neilands, T. B., Chambers, D. B., Taylor, J. M., & Folkman, S. (2006). A validity and reliability study of the coping self‐efficacy scale. British journal of health psychology, 11(3), 421-437.

 

Corrigan, P. W., Rafacz, J., & Rüsch, N. (2011). Examining a progressive model of self-stigma and its impact on people with serious mental illness. Psychiatry research, 189(3), 339-343.

Health maintenance efficacy
Function
Promoting health-related quality of life, psychological well-being, cardiac
rehabilitation
Relevance
Self-management, self-efficacy, interaction
Target
Youth
Respondent
Youth
Feature
5 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.831
References

Ngai, S. S. Y., Cheung, C. K., Ng, Y. H., Tang, H. Y., Ngai, H. L., & Wong, K. H. C. (2020). Development and validation of the chronic illness self-management (CISM) scale: Data from a young patient sample in Hong Kong. Children and Youth Services Review, 114, 105077.

 

Joekes, K., Van Elderen, T., & Schreurs, K. (2007). Self-efficacy and overprotection are related to quality of life, psychological well-being and self-management in cardiac patients. Journal of health psychology, 12(1), 4-16.

 

Wong, L. L., & Fong, K. N. (2014). The effectiveness of a community reintegration program for clients with chronic stroke. In K. W. Tong (Ed.). Community care in Hong Kong: Current practices, practice-research studies and future directions (pp. 209–236). Hong Kong: City University of Hong Kong Press.

Self-stigma
Function
Promoting mental wellbeing, quality of life, perception
Relevance
Self-esteem, self-worth, self-help
Target
Youth
Respondent
Youth
Feature
7 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.715
References

Ngai, S. S. Y., Cheung, C. K., Ng, Y. H., Tang, H. Y., Ngai, H. L., & Wong, K. H. C. (2020). Development and validation of the chronic illness self-management (CISM) scale: Data from a young patient sample in Hong Kong. Children and Youth Services Review, 114, 105077.

 

Corrigan, P. W., Rafacz, J., & Rüsch, N. (2011). Examining a progressive model of self-stigma and its impact on people with serious mental illness. Psychiatry research, 189(3), 339-343.

Treatment adherence
Function
Promoting health outcomes, confidence, well being
Relevance
Knowledge, social support, stress, self-efficacy
Target
Youth
Respondent
Youth
Feature
6 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.879
References

Ngai, S. S. Y., Cheung, C. K., Ng, Y. H., Tang, H. Y., Ngai, H. L., & Wong, K. H. C. (2020). Development and validation of the chronic illness self-management (CISM) scale: Data from a young patient sample in Hong Kong. Children and Youth Services Review, 114, 105077.

 

Morisky, D. E., Ang, A., Krousel-Wood, M., & Ward, H. J. (2008). Predictive validity of a medication adherence measure in an outpatient setting. The Journal of Clinical Hypertension, 10(5), 348–354.

 

Risser, J., Jacobson, T. A., & Kripalani, S. (2007). Development and psychometric evaluation of the Self-efficacy for Appropriate Medication Use Scale (SEAMS) in low literacy patients with chronic disease. Journal of Nursing Measurement, 15(3), 203–219.