[Validation of a French translation of the Edinburgh claudication questionnaire among general practitioners' patients].

@article{Lacroix2002ValidationOA,
  title={[Validation of a French translation of the Edinburgh claudication questionnaire among general practitioners' patients].},
  author={Philippe Lacroix and Victor Aboyans and Ch Boissier and Luc Bressollette and Philippe L{\'e}ger},
  journal={Archives des maladies du coeur et des vaisseaux},
  year={2002},
  volume={95 6},
  pages={596-600}
}
OBJECTIVES Intermittent claudication is one of the clinical symptoms of peripheral arterial disease (PAD). The presence of PAD is a high risk marker of cardiac events and stroke. The PAD screening can be enhanced by the use of questionnaires. The Edinburgh Questionnaire presents in its English version better diagnostic performances compared to the Rose (WHO) Questionnaire. The aim of this study is to precise the performances of the French version of the Edinburgh Questionnaire among a… CONTINUE READING