Cross-cultural adaptation, validation, and cutoff point of the Italian version of the voice activity and participation profile: Profilo di Attività e Partecipazione Vocale.

@article{Fava2015CrossculturalAV,
  title={Cross-cultural adaptation, validation, and cutoff point of the Italian version of the voice activity and participation profile: Profilo di Attivit{\`a} e Partecipazione Vocale.},
  author={Gaetano Fava and Nico Paolo Paolillo and Gisele Q Oliveira and Mara Behlau},
  journal={Journal of voice : official journal of the Voice Foundation},
  year={2015},
  volume={29 1},
  pages={
          130.e11-9
        }
}
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS The purpose of the study was to investigate the validity of the Profilo di Attività e Partecipazione Vocale (PAPV) and to identify the cutoff point of the total score that discriminates dysphonic from vocally healthy individuals. STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional, nonrandomized, prospective study with controls. METHODS The PAPV was administered to 239 individuals, 108 with vocal complaint, 131 without vocal complaint, 141 female, 98 male, mean age of 45.8 years. The… CONTINUE READING