Do patients undergoing physical testing report pain intensity reliably?


OBJECTIVE To determine the reliability of patient reports of pain intensity during the application of physical tests. METHODS A single examiner required participants to use the numeric pain rating scale (NPRS) to report the intensity of pain provoked during physical testing of the hip. Standardized versions of 14 physical tests were used on 18 people with… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/acr.22530