Validation of the Persian version of the 40-item amyotrophic lateral sclerosis assessment questionnaire

@inproceedings{Shamshiri2013ValidationOT,
  title={Validation of the Persian version of the 40-item amyotrophic lateral sclerosis assessment questionnaire},
  author={Hosein Shamshiri and Mohammad Reza Eshraghian and Nastaran Ameli and Shahriar Nafissi},
  booktitle={Iranian journal of neurology},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND As a disease of motor nervous system (motor neuron disease), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) has a great impact on several aspects of quality of life (QoL). Generic questionnaires of QoL do not address all the especial features of ALS and therefore translation and validation of disease specific questionnaires such as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Assessment Questionnaire 40-item (ALSAQ-40) is necessary for assessment of patients with different languages. The aim of this study was… CONTINUE READING