Visual Analog Pain Scale

Known as: Visual Analogue Pain Scale, pain visual analogue scale, VAS 
A tool used to help a person rate the intensity of certain sensations and feelings, such as pain. The visual analog scale for pain is a straight line… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To determine whether minimum clinically significant difference in visual analogue scale (VAS) pain score varies… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE: To examine reproducibility and validity of visual analogue scales (VAS) for measurement of appetite sensations, with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
One way to ensure adequate sensitivity for analgesic trials is to test the intervention on patients who have established pain of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine the amount of change in pain severity, as measured by a visual analog scale, that constitutes a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Numerical rating scales and mechanical visual analogue scales (M-VAS) were compared for their capacity to provide ratio scale… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A questionnaire using a system of visual analog scales was developed for analyzing subjective knee complaints. This system was… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Visual analogue scales (VAS) of sensory intensity and affective magnitude were validated as ratio scale measures for both chronic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The visual analogue scale (VAS) is a simple and frequently used method for the assessment of variations in intensity of pain. In… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
We compared the sensitivity of different types of visual analog scales and of descriptive pain terms in healthy volunteers and in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
The effect of analgesics on pathological pain in a double-blind, complete cross-over design was assessed by means of two rating… (More)
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