Cancer Nurs 2018 Apr 19. Epub 2018 Apr 19.
Author Affiliations: Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica, Taipei (Dr Wu); Center for Teacher Education, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu (Dr Chen); School of Occupational Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei (Ms Huang and Dr Hsieh); School of Gerontology Health Management and Master Program in Long-term Care, College of Nursing (Dr Hou), and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, College of Medicine, School of Medicine (Dr Hou), Taipei Medical University; Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Taipei Medical University Hospital (Dr Hou); Departments of Internal Medicine and Occupational and Environmental Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan (Dr Wang); Department of Public Health, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan (Dr Wang); and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei (Dr Hsieh), Taiwan.
: Shared decision making (SDM) is a best practice to help patients make optimal decisions by a process of healthcare, especially for women diagnosed with breast cancer and having heavy burden in long-term treatments. To promote successful SDM, it is crucial to assess the level of perceived involvement in SDM in women with breast cancer.Objective
: The aims of this study were to apply Rasch analysis to examine the construct validity and person reliability of the 9-item Shared Decision Making Questionnaire (SDM-Q-9) in women with breast cancer. Read More