Validity and internal consistency of the international knee documentation committee subjective knee evaluation form in children and adolescents.

@article{Schmitt2010ValidityAI,
  title={Validity and internal consistency of the international knee documentation committee subjective knee evaluation form in children and adolescents.},
  author={Laura C. Schmitt and Mark V. Paterno and Samuel Huang},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={38 12},
  pages={2443-7}
}
BACKGROUND The International Knee Documentation Committee (IKDC) Subjective Knee Evaluation Form (IKDC Knee Form) is a valid, reliable, and responsive measure of knee-related symptoms, function, and sports activities in adults. Despite the incidence of knee injuries in younger individuals, the measurement characteristics of the IKDC Knee Form have not been established. Hypothesis/ PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to investigate the validity and internal consistency of the IKDC Knee Form… CONTINUE READING