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A systematic review of existing ageism scales

A systematic review of existing ageism scales

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dc.contributor.author Ayalon, Liat pl
dc.contributor.author Dolberg, Pnina pl
dc.contributor.author Mikulionienė, Sarmitė pl
dc.contributor.author Perek-Białas, Jolanta [SAP11017480] pl
dc.contributor.author Rapolienė, Gražina pl
dc.contributor.author Stypinska, Justyna pl
dc.contributor.author Willińska, Monika pl
dc.contributor.author de la Fuente-Núñez, Vânia pl
dc.date.accessioned 2020-01-23T14:51:49Z
dc.date.available 2020-01-23T14:51:49Z
dc.date.issued 2019 pl
dc.identifier.issn 1568-1637 pl
dc.identifier.uri https://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/147362
dc.language eng pl
dc.rights Udzielam licencji. Uznanie autorstwa 3.0 IGO *
dc.rights.uri https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/igo/ *
dc.title A systematic review of existing ageism scales pl
dc.type JournalArticle pl
dc.identifier.weblink http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1568163719301023 pl
dc.abstract.en Ageism has been shown to have a negative impact on older people’s health and wellbeing. Though multiple scales are currently being used to measure this increasingly important issue, syntheses of the psychometric properties of these scales are unavailable. This means that existing estimates of ageism prevalence may not be accurate. We conducted a systematic review aimed at identifying available ageism scales and evaluating their scope and psychometric properties. A comprehensive search strategy was used across fourteen different databases, including PubMed and CINAHL. Independent reviewers extracted data and appraised risk of bias following the COnsensus-based Standards for the selection of health Measurement INstruments (COSMIN) guidelines. Of the 29,664 records identified, 106 studies, assessing 11 explicit scales of ageism, were eligible for inclusion. Only one scale, the ‘Expectations Regarding Aging’ met minimum requirements for psychometric validation (i.e., adequate content validity, structural validity and internal consistency). Still, this scale only assesses the ‘stereotype’ dimension of ageism, thus failing to evaluate the other two ageism dimensions (prejudice and discrimination). This paper highlights the need to develop and validate a scale that accounts for the multidimensional nature of ageism. Having a scale that can accurately measure ageism prevalence is key in a time of increasing and rapid population ageing, where the magnitude of this phenomenon may be increasing. pl
dc.subject.en ageism pl
dc.subject.en scale pl
dc.subject.en discrimination pl
dc.subject.en stereotype pl
dc.subject.en prejudice pl
dc.subject.en systematic review pl
dc.description.volume 54 pl
dc.description.publication 1,5 pl
dc.identifier.eissn 1872-9649 pl
dc.title.journal Ageing Research Reviews pl
dc.language.container eng pl
dc.date.accession 2020-01-13 pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Filozoficzny : Instytut Socjologii pl
dc.subtype Article pl
dc.identifier.articleid 100919 pl
dc.rights.original CC-BY; inne; ostateczna wersja wydawcy; w momencie opublikowania; 0 pl
dc.identifier.project ROD UJ / OP pl
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