Psychometrics and validation of a screening instrument for sickness absence

S. F. A. Duijts, I. Kant, P. A. van den Brandt, G. M. H. Swaen
2008 Occupational Medicine  
Conclusions The results of this study provide the screening instrument a theoretic and scientific basis. Predictive value is promising, when absence is treated as a dichotomous measure. Sensitivity and specificity were unvarying during the development and validation phases of the instrument.
doi:10.1093/occmed/kqn070 pmid:18567614 fatcat:merovcyplnexrivozbp7xckooa