Validity, reliability, and sensitivity to change of a French version of the arthritis impact measurement scales 2 (AIMS2) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with methotrexate.


OBJECTIVE To develop and validate a cross cultural version of the Arthritis Impact Measurement Scales 2 (AIMS2) to be used by French speaking populations. METHODS A French version of the AIMS2 was obtained using back translation, committee review, and pretesting. The French AIMS2 was studied in 127 patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) about to receive… (More)