Italian version of Dyspnoea-12: cultural-linguistic validation, quantitative and qualitative content validity study.

@article{Caruso2018ItalianVO,
  title={Italian version of Dyspnoea-12: cultural-linguistic validation, quantitative and qualitative content validity study.},
  author={R Caruso and Cristina Arrigoni and Katia Groppelli and Arianna Magon and Federica Dellafiore and Francesco Pittella and A M Grugnetti and M Loredana Chessa and Janelle Yorke},
  journal={Acta bio-medica : Atenei Parmensis},
  year={2018},
  volume={88 4},
  pages={426-434}
}
BACKGROUND Dyspnoea-12 is a valid and reliable scale to assess dyspneic symptom, considering its severity, physical and emotional components. However, it is not available in Italian version due to it was not yet translated and validated. For this reason, the aim of this study was to develop an Italian version Dyspnoea-12, providing a cultural and linguistic… CONTINUE READING