The Fertility Belief Questionnaire (FBQ) is a 30-item measure of different cultural beliefs associated with the experience of infertility in Africa. The measure captures five sub-scales: timeline chronic/acute infertility, consequences, illness coherence, personal control, and treatment control.
Geographies Tested: Ghana
Populations Included: Female
Age Range: Adults
We are interested in your own personal views of how you now see your fertility problem. Please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements about your fertility problem by ticking the appropriate box.
Naab, F., Brown, R., & Heidrich, S. (2017). The Fertility Belief Questionnaire (FBQ). Journal of Advanced Medical Sciences and Applied Technologies, 3(2), 109-120. https://dx.doi.org/10.18869/nrip.jamsat.3.2.109
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