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Evaluation of the Parental Perspective instrument for pediatric cochlear implantation to arrive at a short version

Damen, G. W. J. A., Krabbe, P. F. M., Archbold, S. M. & Mylanus, E. A. M., Mar-2007, In : International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 71, 3, p. 425-33 9 p.

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Damen, G. W. J. A., Krabbe, P. F. M., Archbold, S. M., & Mylanus, E. A. M. (2007). Evaluation of the Parental Perspective instrument for pediatric cochlear implantation to arrive at a short version. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 71(3), 425-33. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2006.11.008

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Damen, Godelieve W J A ; Krabbe, Paul F M ; Archbold, Sue M ; Mylanus, Emmanuel A M. / Evaluation of the Parental Perspective instrument for pediatric cochlear implantation to arrive at a short version. In: International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2007 ; Vol. 71, No. 3. pp. 425-33.

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Damen, GWJA, Krabbe, PFM, Archbold, SM & Mylanus, EAM 2007, 'Evaluation of the Parental Perspective instrument for pediatric cochlear implantation to arrive at a short version', International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, vol. 71, no. 3, pp. 425-33. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2006.11.008

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Evaluation of the Parental Perspective instrument for pediatric cochlear implantation to arrive at a short version. / Damen, Godelieve W J A; Krabbe, Paul F M; Archbold, Sue M; Mylanus, Emmanuel A M.

In: International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, Vol. 71, No. 3, 03.2007, p. 425-33.

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Damen GWJA, Krabbe PFM, Archbold SM, Mylanus EAM. Evaluation of the Parental Perspective instrument for pediatric cochlear implantation to arrive at a short version. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2007 Mar;71(3):425-33. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2006.11.008


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title = "Evaluation of the Parental Perspective instrument for pediatric cochlear implantation to arrive at a short version",
abstract = "OBJECTIVE: Evaluation of the well-known and widely used Parental Perspectives questionnaire (PP) by means of statistical analysis and exploring the possibility to develop a short version, as the instrument is often regarded as being rather lengthy with 74 questions.METHODS: One hundred and thirty parents of children participated in this study. To assess internal consistency among the PP items of the domains, Cronbach's alpha coefficients were calculated. Corrected item-total correlations were carried out to investigate the strength of individual items' associations with the construct. Factor analysis was performed to identify the statistical factors of the original PP and in exploring a revised short form PP.RESULTS: Instead of the expected 8-factor structure (eight suggested domains), factor analyses found a 15-factor structure. Nevertheless, when the proposed eight domain structure is followed, some items can be disposed of, based upon the Cronbach's alpha analyses and consistent reasoning. After reducing the number of factors based on standard criteria, a three-domain structure was shown as main concept. The cumulative variance explained by this new model was 39.4% and the final number of items in this probable revised version is 23. Reliability analyses of the new domains of the proposed short version PP (sPP) showed good internal consistency (Cronbach's alpha 0.79). The corrected item-total correlations represent strong individual items' associations with the construct as R items-total varies between 0.34 and 0.64.CONCLUSIONS: The Parental Perspectives instrument (PP) is an important tool to assess the impact of cochlear implantation of a child for the quality of life for the family and the child itself. This statistical investigation showed a possible option for development of a short form usable in prospective follow-up studies.",
keywords = "Adolescent, Attitude to Health, Child, Child, Preschool, Cochlear Implantation, Deafness, Demography, Factor Analysis, Statistical, Female, Humans, Infant, Male, Netherlands, Parents, Questionnaires, Reproducibility of Results",
author = "Damen, {Godelieve W J A} and Krabbe, {Paul F M} and Archbold, {Sue M} and Mylanus, {Emmanuel A M}",
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RIS

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T1 - Evaluation of the Parental Perspective instrument for pediatric cochlear implantation to arrive at a short version

AU - Damen, Godelieve W J A

AU - Krabbe, Paul F M

AU - Archbold, Sue M

AU - Mylanus, Emmanuel A M

PY - 2007/3

Y1 - 2007/3

N2 - OBJECTIVE: Evaluation of the well-known and widely used Parental Perspectives questionnaire (PP) by means of statistical analysis and exploring the possibility to develop a short version, as the instrument is often regarded as being rather lengthy with 74 questions.METHODS: One hundred and thirty parents of children participated in this study. To assess internal consistency among the PP items of the domains, Cronbach's alpha coefficients were calculated. Corrected item-total correlations were carried out to investigate the strength of individual items' associations with the construct. Factor analysis was performed to identify the statistical factors of the original PP and in exploring a revised short form PP.RESULTS: Instead of the expected 8-factor structure (eight suggested domains), factor analyses found a 15-factor structure. Nevertheless, when the proposed eight domain structure is followed, some items can be disposed of, based upon the Cronbach's alpha analyses and consistent reasoning. After reducing the number of factors based on standard criteria, a three-domain structure was shown as main concept. The cumulative variance explained by this new model was 39.4% and the final number of items in this probable revised version is 23. Reliability analyses of the new domains of the proposed short version PP (sPP) showed good internal consistency (Cronbach's alpha 0.79). The corrected item-total correlations represent strong individual items' associations with the construct as R items-total varies between 0.34 and 0.64.CONCLUSIONS: The Parental Perspectives instrument (PP) is an important tool to assess the impact of cochlear implantation of a child for the quality of life for the family and the child itself. This statistical investigation showed a possible option for development of a short form usable in prospective follow-up studies.

AB - OBJECTIVE: Evaluation of the well-known and widely used Parental Perspectives questionnaire (PP) by means of statistical analysis and exploring the possibility to develop a short version, as the instrument is often regarded as being rather lengthy with 74 questions.METHODS: One hundred and thirty parents of children participated in this study. To assess internal consistency among the PP items of the domains, Cronbach's alpha coefficients were calculated. Corrected item-total correlations were carried out to investigate the strength of individual items' associations with the construct. Factor analysis was performed to identify the statistical factors of the original PP and in exploring a revised short form PP.RESULTS: Instead of the expected 8-factor structure (eight suggested domains), factor analyses found a 15-factor structure. Nevertheless, when the proposed eight domain structure is followed, some items can be disposed of, based upon the Cronbach's alpha analyses and consistent reasoning. After reducing the number of factors based on standard criteria, a three-domain structure was shown as main concept. The cumulative variance explained by this new model was 39.4% and the final number of items in this probable revised version is 23. Reliability analyses of the new domains of the proposed short version PP (sPP) showed good internal consistency (Cronbach's alpha 0.79). The corrected item-total correlations represent strong individual items' associations with the construct as R items-total varies between 0.34 and 0.64.CONCLUSIONS: The Parental Perspectives instrument (PP) is an important tool to assess the impact of cochlear implantation of a child for the quality of life for the family and the child itself. This statistical investigation showed a possible option for development of a short form usable in prospective follow-up studies.

KW - Adolescent

KW - Attitude to Health

KW - Child

KW - Child, Preschool

KW - Cochlear Implantation

KW - Deafness

KW - Demography

KW - Factor Analysis, Statistical

KW - Female

KW - Humans

KW - Infant

KW - Male

KW - Netherlands

KW - Parents

KW - Questionnaires

KW - Reproducibility of Results

U2 - 10.1016/j.ijporl.2006.11.008

DO - 10.1016/j.ijporl.2006.11.008

M3 - Article

C2 - 17166596

VL - 71

SP - 425

EP - 433

JO - International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology

JF - International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology

SN - 0165-5876

IS - 3

ER -

ID: 13830297