The measurement of musculoskeletal pain intensity: a comparison of four methods.

@article{Gallasch2007TheMO,
  title={The measurement of musculoskeletal pain intensity: a comparison of four methods.},
  author={Cristiane Helena Gallasch and Neusa Maria Costa Alexandre},
  journal={Revista gaucha de enfermagem},
  year={2007},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={260-5}
}
The aim of this study was to evaluate the reliability of four scales of pain intensity measurement in patients with musculoskeletal disorders and low educational level. Verbal rating scale, face scale, visual analogy scale, and numeric scale were used. Reliability was evaluated by the stability (test-retest) using Intraclass Correlation Coefficient, and the… CONTINUE READING