Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Brazilian Portuguese version of the short musculoskeletal function assessment questionnaire: the SMFA-BR.

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BACKGROUND This study was designed to translate, culturally adapt, and validate a Brazilian Portuguese version of the Short Musculoskeletal Function Assessment Questionnaire (SMFA-BR). METHODS The SMFA was translated from English into Brazilian Portuguese. Translations were synthesized, translated back into English, and then submitted to a committee of… (More)

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@article{Taylor2005CrossculturalAA, title={Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Brazilian Portuguese version of the short musculoskeletal function assessment questionnaire: the SMFA-BR.}, author={Marcus K. Taylor and Ricardo Pietrobon and Andreia Menezes and Steven A. Olson and Deng Pan and Neeti Bathia and Robert F. Devellis and Paulo Kume and L. D. Higgins}, journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume}, year={2005}, volume={87 4}, pages={788-94} }