The development and psychometric properties of the Humanitarian Emergency Settings Perceived Needs (HESPER) Scale

Maya Semrau, Mark van Ommeren, Monica Blagescu, Andre Griekspoor, Louise M Howard, Mark Jordans, Heidi Lempp, Anita Marini, Jon Pedersen, Isabelle Pilotte, Mike Slade, Graham Thornicroft

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Abstract

We developed the Humanitarian Emergency Settings Perceived Needs (HESPER) Scale, a valid and reliable scale to rapidly assess perceived needs of populations in humanitarian settings in low- and middle-income countries.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e55-63
Number of pages9
JournalAmerican Journal of Public Health
Volume102
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2012

Keywords

  • Young Adult
  • Questionnaires
  • Humans
  • Pilot Projects
  • Needs Assessment
  • Sudan
  • Psychometrics
  • Great Britain
  • Nepal
  • Haiti
  • Relief Work
  • Adult
  • Altruism
  • Middle Aged
  • Female
  • Male
  • Middle East

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