Readability and test-retest reliability of a psychometric instrument designed to assess HIV/AIDS attitudes, beliefs, behaviours and sources of HIV prevention information of young adults

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Balogun J., Abiona T., Lukobo-Durrell M., Adefuye A., Amosun S., Frantz J., ...More

HEALTH EDUCATION JOURNAL, vol.70, no.2, pp.141-159, 2011 (SSCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 70 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/0017896910373022
  • Journal Indexes: Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.141-159
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: This comparative study evaluated the readability and test-retest reliability of a questionnaire designed to assess the attitudes, beliefs behaviours and sources of information about HIV/AIDS among young adults recruited from universities in the United States of America (USA), Turkey and South Africa.