Psychometric validation of the heart failure caregiver questionnaire (HF-CQ)

Anna Strömberg, Nicola Bonner, Laura Grant, Bryan Bennett, Misook L. Chung, Tiny Jaarsma, Marie Louise Luttik, Eldrin F. Lewis, Frederico Calado, Celine Deschaseaux

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The Heart Failure Caregiver Questionnaire (HF-CQ) was developed to assess subjective outcomes of heart failure caregivers. The HF-CQ comprises 21 questions on three domains, namely physical, emotional/psychological and lifestyle. The objective of this study was to evaluate the psychometric properties of the HF-CQ.
Original languageDutch
Pages (from-to)579-592
JournalThe patient: patient-centered outcomes research
Issue number5
Early online date2017
Publication statusPublished - 2017


  • nursing
  • heart failures

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