ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, vol.45, no.5, pp.353-358, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
Fracture, Oswestry Disability Index, spine score, Turkish, visual analog scale spine score, MORRIS-DISABILITY-QUESTIONNAIRE, CORD INJURY, EPIDEMIOLOGY, TRAUMA, INDEX
Objective: The visual analog scale spine score (VASSS) is a valid and reliable instrument for outcome assessment of patients with thoracic and lumbar spine fractures. The aim of this study was to prepare a Turkish version of the VASSS and to validate its use for assessing treatment outcomes in Turkish patients with spinal trauma.