Arden-Close, E., Moss-Morris, R., Dennison, L,, Bayne, L, and Gidron, Y., 2010. The Couples' Illness Communication Scale (CICS): development and evaluation of a brief measure assessing illness-related couple communication. British Journal of Health Psychology, 15 (3), 543 - 559 .
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When one member of a couple has a chronic illness, communication about the illness is important for both patient and partner well-being. This study aimed to develop and test a brief self-report measure of illness-related couple communication.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Adaptation, Psychological ; Adult ; Aged ; Cognitive Therapy ; Communication ; Family Relations ; Female ; Humans ; Interviews as Topic ; Male ; Middle Aged ; Multiple Sclerosis ; Neoplasm Recurrence, Local ; Neoplasm Staging ; Ovarian Neoplasms ; Personality Inventory ; Psychometrics ; Reproducibility of Results ; Self Disclosure ; Sick Role ; Social Support ; Spouses ; Weights and Measures ; Writing|
|Group:||Faculty of Science and Technology|
|Deposited By:||Unnamed user with email symplectic@symplectic|
|Deposited On:||08 Oct 2014 13:23|
|Last Modified:||08 Oct 2014 13:23|
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