Adaptation and Validation of Active Aging Index Among Older Vietnamese Adults

Vu Tuan Pham, Ya Mei Chen, Tuyen Van Duong, Thao Phuong Thi Nguyen, Wei Chu Chie

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摘要

Objective: The objective of this study was to adapt and validate the Vietnamese version of Active Aging Index (AAI). Method: We conducted an expert panel, focus groups, test–retest and examination of internal consistency, and construct and concurrent validity among 804 older Vietnamese adults. Results: Scale content validity index (CVI) was 0.98. Test–retest coefficients ranged from 0.70 to 1.00. The Cronbach’s alphas of well-being, voluntary, affordability, and politics were 0.94, 0.70, 0.65, and 0.16, respectively. Voluntary and well-being had good construct validity. Regarding politics, only one of four items had good test–retest reliability (Kappa 0.84), while other three had low variance in both test–retest and field study. In exploratory factor analysis, items assessing affordability loaded on three components. AAI was positively associated with perceived health, life satisfaction, and quality of life; it was negatively associated with falls, loneliness, and frailty. Discussion: In adapting AAI, researchers should consider cultural sensitivity. Key modifications, findings, explanations, and suggestions are presented here.

原文英語
期刊Journal of Aging and Health
DOIs
出版狀態接受/付印 - 一月 1 2019

指紋

Politics
Quality of Life
Loneliness
Focus Groups
Statistical Factor Analysis
well-being
Research Personnel
politics
Health
construct validity
factor analysis
quality of life
expert
examination
health
Group

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health(social science)
  • Sociology and Political Science
  • Life-span and Life-course Studies

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Adaptation and Validation of Active Aging Index Among Older Vietnamese Adults. / Pham, Vu Tuan; Chen, Ya Mei; Van Duong, Tuyen; Nguyen, Thao Phuong Thi; Chie, Wei Chu.

於: Journal of Aging and Health, 01.01.2019.

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

Pham, Vu Tuan ; Chen, Ya Mei ; Van Duong, Tuyen ; Nguyen, Thao Phuong Thi ; Chie, Wei Chu. / Adaptation and Validation of Active Aging Index Among Older Vietnamese Adults. 於: Journal of Aging and Health. 2019.
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