Research Article
Volume 6 Issue 5 - 2022
The Reliability and Validity of the Revised Collett Lester Fear of Death Scale in a Population of Australian Health Care Workers
Mainak Majumdar1*, Julia Dubowitz2 and Cameron Green3
1Intensive Care Physician, Director, Intensive Care Services, Mercy Health, Werribee, VIC, Australia
2Registrar, Intensive Care Unit, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, East Melbourne, VIC, Australia
3Research Officer, Intensive Care Unit, Frankston Hospital, Peninsula Health, Frankston, VIC, Australia
*Corresponding Author: Mainak Majumdar, Intensive Care Physician, Director, Intensive Care Services, Mercy Health, Werribee, VIC, Australia.
Received: April 14, 2022; Published: April 27, 2022




Abstract

The purpose of this study was to assess the reliability and the validity of the revised Collett Lester Fear of Death Scale (rCLFODS) in a population of Australian health care workers. A cross sectional survey was conducted among medical and nursing staff working at an Australian teaching hospital. 144 subjects completed the questionnaire. Reliability score was good and convergent validity score was also good. We concluded that this score has good reliability and validity in this population.

Keywords: The Reliability and Validity; Revised Collett Lester Fear; Death Scale; Health Care Workers

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Citation: Mainak Majumdar., et al. "The Reliability and Validity of the Revised Collett Lester Fear of Death Scale in a Population of Australian Health Care Workers”. EC Emergency Medicine and Critical Care 6.5 (2022): 02-09.

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