Are Illness Perceptions Associated With Disease Activity or Psychological Well-Being in Rheumatoid Arthritis? A Study With the Evidence of Confirmatory Factor Analysis


Ulus Y., Tander B. , Akyol Y., Terzi Y., Zahiroglu Y., Sarisoy G., ...More

ARCHIVES OF RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.32, no.4, pp.315-324, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/archrheumatol.2017.6234
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVES OF RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.315-324

Abstract

Objectives: This study aims to assess the factor structure of the Turkish Revised Illness Perception Questionnaire (IPQ-R) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and the relationship of illness perceptions with disease activity and psychological well-being.