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The authors developed their own scale based on Ways of Coping Questionnaire (16, 17).
Twenty-five student nurses completed the Ways of Coping Questionnaire and participated in interviews; 10 participated in the intervention, a journal club focused on civility in nursing.
The Ways of Coping Check List (4), Ways of Coping Questionnaire (5), COPE inventory (6), Coping Responses Inventory (7), and the Coping Inventory for Stressful Situations (CISS) (8,9) are some of the well-known examples for psychometric studies in this area.
The latter are, then, inferred from respondents' endorsement of specific coping behaviors on self-report scales such as the Ways of Coping Questionnaire (Folkman & Lazarus, 1988), the COPE Scale (Carver, Scheier, & Weintraub, 1989), and the Coping Strategies Inventory (Tobin et al.
The Ways of Coping Questionnaire (Folkman & Lazarus, 1988) was used to assess waking coping by asking respondents to describe a recent stressful event and indicate the extent to which they used various coping strategies in response to that event.