Stigma of tuberculosis scale: validity and reliability


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Ozpinar S., TANER Ş., YILDIRIM G. , Anar C. M. , Altiparmak O., BAYDUR H.

TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX, cilt.63, ss.192-198, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 63 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5578/tt.6787
  • Dergi Adı: TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.192-198

Özet

Introduction: In many health conditions, stigma is receiving increasing attention. Public stigmatization toward social illness can affect particularly the patients and family memberships to help seeking behavior and treatment. This study, the aim of this study was to investigate the validity and reliability of the Turkish "Stigma of Tuberculosis Scale" which was developed to evaluate of perception of stigma with tuberkulosis patient.