Caring Behavior Coding Scheme (CBCS)

Developers: Martensson , 2021

Year of publication: 2021

Date last updated: 7 June 2024

Setting in which the tool was originally developed/validated: Undergraduate nursing education course

Restriction to setting(s): Any medical setting

Target group: Provider

Language(s): English


Specific constructs/behaviours:

Maintaining Belief, Knowing , Being with , Doing for, Enabling

Tool topics:

Patient-centered communication
Relationship building

Intended application: Research

Reference(s) to development/validation paper(s):

Mårtensson S, Hodges EA, Knutsson S, Hjelm C, Broström A, Swanson KM, Björk M. Caring Behavior Coding Scheme based on Swanson's Theory of Caring - development and testing among undergraduate nursing students. Scand J Caring Sci. 2021 Dec;35(4):1123-1133. doi: 10.1111/scs.12927.

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