Propiedades psicométricas de la Escala de Síntomas Globales Online (ESGO)


A partir del desarrollo de nuevas tecnologías en el campo de la psicoterapia surge la necesidad de contar con pruebas válidas y confiables que permitan indagar la presencia de sintomatología desde el formato on-line. El objetivo del trabajo fue desarrollar una escala que permita evaluar sintomatología de ansiedad, depresión, relaciones interpersonales y psicoticismo. Participaron 550 adultos, quienes respondieron a un cuestionario on-line que incluía cuatro dimensiones (ansiedad, depresión, relaciones interpersonales, psicoticismo). Para analizar la validez externa se utilizó la prueba OQ-45 y SA-45. Se observó una consistencia interna y validez de constructo adecuadas para las cuatro dimensiones evaluadas. Asimismo, en su validez externa se hallaron relaciones significativas con el OQ-45 y SA-45. La prueba construida resulta adecuada para la evaluación de síntomas, siendo una herramienta válida para su uso psicoterapéutico. No obstante, es necesario continuar analizando sus propiedades psicométricas en pacientes con los diagnósticos indagados.


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DURAO, María et al. Propiedades psicométricas de la Escala de Síntomas Globales Online (ESGO). Ciencias Psicológicas, [S.l.], p. 95-105, may 2019. ISSN 1688-4221. Disponible en: <>. Fecha de acceso: 21 may 2019 doi: