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Table 2 Questionnaires items and assessment tools in K-Stori

From: The Korean Study of Women’s Health-Related Issues (K-Stori): Rationale and Study Design

Survey area Survey Tool or Main Content Adolescent girls Childbearing women Pregnant /Post-partum women Menopausal women Older adult women
A. Health status -Self-reported health status, Happiness, Quality of Life [3] O O O O O
-Rosenberg Self-esteem scale [8, 9] O O O O O
-Perceived Stress Scale 4 (PSS4)a [10, 11] O O O O O
-Parenting Stress [12]    O   
-Patient Health Questionnaire 9 (PHQ9)b [13, 14] O O   O  
-Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS)c [15, 16]    O   
-Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS)d [17]      O
-Suicide O O O O O
-Incontinence, Fall, Activity in Daily Living      O
AA. Perceived health -Perceived health risk, risk factors O O O O O
-Perceived health threat O O O O O
B. Reproductive health -Medical Outcomes Study Questionnaire Short Form 36 Health Survey (SF36)e [18] O O    
-Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)f [19] O O    
BB. Menopause -Menopause-related questionnaire [20]     O  
C. Body Shape -Satisfaction and ideal body image, Stunkard Figure Rating Scale [21] O O   O O
-Trying to lose weight [4] O O   O O
-Social norms on plastic surgery and beauty treatment behavior [22]   O   O O
D. Physical Activity -International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ)g [23]   O   O O
E. Eating Habits -Average meal a day, Dine out [4] O O   O O
-Bulimia and Anorexia Nervosa [24] O O    
F. Food Intake -Supplement intake [4]   O O O O
-Dairy food, Coffee, Soda and Highly Caffeinated Drinks intake [25] O O   O O
G. Smoking -Smoking history, Exposure of Second hand smoking [4] O O O O O
H. Drinking -Social norms for drinking [22, 26] O     
-Drinking experience [4] O O O O O
-Tolerance Annoyance Cut down Eye opener (T-ACE Screening tool)h [27, 28]   O O O O
J. Sleep -Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI)i [29] O O   O O
K. Medical Use -Medical center use, Unmet health needs [30] O O   O O
-Screening behavior, Insurance [4, 30]   O O O O
L. Health Communication -eHEALTH Literacy [31]   O O O O
-Health anxiety (Whiteley Index 7) [32]   O   O O
-Health information [33] O O O O O
-Health related Application use [33] O O    
-Media use O     
-Communication Behavior [34]    O   
M. Social Support - Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (MSPSS)j [35]   O O O O
N. Violence, Discrimination, Gender role -Childhood violence exposure [5]   O O O O
-Discrimination (Gender, Work, Elderly) [30, 36] O O O O O
-Sexual harassment or violence [5]   O    
O. Gender role and Housework -Gender role [5] O O O O O
-Housework share [37]   O O O O
P. Socio-economic Status -Education, Household Income, [4]   O O O O
-Employment status, Occupation, [4]   O O O O
-Satisfaction of money for basic living needs [30]   O O O O
-Family’s socio-economic status, Part time job, Study time [3] O     
Q. Demographic Characteristics -Marital Status [4],   O O O O
-House member, Housing type [4]   O O O O
-Previous work experience [37]   O O O O
V. Sexual Life -Contraception experience [30], Post-coital contraception use   O    
  1. a PSS Perceived Stress Scale, b PHQ Patient Health Questionnaire, c EPDS Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale, d GDS Geriatric Depression Scale, e SF36 Medical Outcomes Study Questionnaire Short Form 36 Health Survey, f PMS Premenstrual syndrome, g IPAQ International Physical Activity Questionnaire, h T-ACE Tolerance Annoyance Cut down Eye opener, i PSQI Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index, j MSPSS Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support