Body Shape Questionnaire (BSQ) translated into Malay

Page started by Chris Evans in 2008, last updated 24.vi.11

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Body Shape Questionnaire (BSQ) translated into Malay by Kuan Pei Xuan, Ho Hui Lian, Shuhaili Mohamed Shukeri and Siti Alia bt. Abdullah under the supervision of Professor Dr. Henry Rantai Gudum with Chris Evans is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 UK: England & Wales License. Based on a work at www.psyctc.org.

The translation of the full BSQ has now been used in a study with 600 students in Universiti Malaysia Sarawak and found an internal consistency of .96. See Kuan PX, Ho HL, Shuhaili MS, Siti AA, Gudum HR. (2011) Gender Differences in Body Mass Index, Body Weight Perception and Weight Loss Strategies among undergraduates in Universiti Malaysia Sarawak. Malaysian Journal of Nutrition. 17(1):67-75.


This page will contain pointers to the full and all the shortened forms of the Body Shape Questionnaire translated into Malay.
Currently I have mounted the full 34 item BSQ only. It is here in the following formats:

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These measures are made available under the creative commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 UK: England & Wales licence.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/uk/

as you can see if you go to that URL, this allows you to copy, distribute, display, and reprint the work under the following conditions:

I, Chris Evans, manage the copyright on the measures but the translation is entirely the work of: Kuan Pei Xuan, Ho Hui Lian, Shuhaili Mohamed Shukeri and Siti Alia bt. Abdullah under the supervision of Professor Dr. Henry Rantai Gudum, and quite a number of undergraduates of Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS).

You can Email them to thank them or make contact using this webmail form. the work to do and they have generously put the copyright with me to manage provided that I always continue to make the measures available under this licence just as the original authors of the BSQ have made it available for translation and use in the original English.

If you have any questions about using the BSQ, reproducing all or parts of it in papers or books or other locations, contact myself, Chris Evans through http://www.psyctc.org/cgi-bin/mailto.pl?webmaster

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