Validation of a New Arabic Version of the Neuropathic Pain Diagnostic Questionnaire (DN4).

@article{Chatila2017ValidationOA,
  title={Validation of a New Arabic Version of the Neuropathic Pain Diagnostic Questionnaire (DN4).},
  author={Nadwa Chatila and Bruno Pereira and Joseph Maarrawi and Radhouane Dallel},
  journal={Pain practice : the official journal of World Institute of Pain},
  year={2017},
  volume={17 1},
  pages={78-87}
}
The "Douleur Neuropathique 4 (DN4) questionnaire" was developed for screening neuropathic pain. The purpose of this work was to validate the DN4 questionnaire in the standard Arabic language. First, the questionnaire was translated and semantically adapted to Arabic according to the international guidelines for cross-cultural adaptation. Second, a prospective observational study was performed to validate this questionnaire. A total of 195 patients with chronic pain (n = 99 with neuropathic pain… CONTINUE READING