Adaptation of Diabetic Empowerment Scale-Short Form to Older Individuals and to Turkish Language: Validity and Reliability Study


Jahanpeyma P., KARAMAN E. , YILDIRIM Y. , ŞAHİN S., Aykar F. S.

EURASIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, vol.52, no.2, pp.120-125, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 52 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/eurasianjmed.2020.19155
  • Title of Journal : EURASIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.120-125

Abstract

Objective: The empowerment of old people is important in order for them to gain control over their own lives and to raise their quality of life. The purpose of this study was to adapt the Diabetes Empowerment Scale-Short Form (DES-SF) to old people and to the Turkish language, and to determine its validity and reliability.