Psychometric properties and factorial validity of an experimental Portuguese version of Beck Anxiety Inventory (BAI) in hypertensive patients
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Poster
- By: CARAMONA, Margarida (Faculty of Farmacy, Coimbra, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Silva, Esperança (Faculty of Farmacy, COIMBRA, Portugal)
Figueirinha, Rita (Faculty of Medicine Coimbra University, COIMBRA, Portugal)
Ponciano, Emanuel (Faculty of Medicine Coimbra University, COIMBRA, Portugal)
Aims: This study is concerned with translation, psychometric properties and factorial validity of the Beck Anxiety Inventory (BAI) in hypertensive patients. In constructing the BAI, Beck addressed the problem that most scales designed to measure anxiety, have been developed on student populations. Methods: It was used a Portuguese (Europe).. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.