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Patientrapporterade SEFAS: - Frågeformulär bra utvärderingsmetod vid fot- och fotledsbesvär.

Cöster, Maria LU ; Rosengren, Björn LU ; Carlsson, Åke LU ; Montgomery, Fredrik and Karlsson, Magnus LU (2015) In Läkartidningen 112.
Abstract
There is need for structured evaluation of disability before and after surgery. The patients' subjective aspects of their symptoms should be one part of this evaluation, preferably captured by patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs). There are several PROMs, either generic or region-specific questionnaires, but no »gold standard« for foot or ankle evaluation. We translated the Self-reported Foot and Ankle Score (SEFAS) and evaluated the psychometric properties of the score in terms of reliability, validity and responsiveness in patients with a variety of foot and ankle disorders. In this report we recommend a validation process for PROMs and report that SEFAS shows good resuls when doing this. As SEFAS is a PROM, the instrument seems... (More)
There is need for structured evaluation of disability before and after surgery. The patients' subjective aspects of their symptoms should be one part of this evaluation, preferably captured by patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs). There are several PROMs, either generic or region-specific questionnaires, but no »gold standard« for foot or ankle evaluation. We translated the Self-reported Foot and Ankle Score (SEFAS) and evaluated the psychometric properties of the score in terms of reliability, validity and responsiveness in patients with a variety of foot and ankle disorders. In this report we recommend a validation process for PROMs and report that SEFAS shows good resuls when doing this. As SEFAS is a PROM, the instrument seems suitable for use in national registers. (Less)
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  abstract     = {There is need for structured evaluation of disability before and after surgery. The patients' subjective aspects of their symptoms should be one part of this evaluation, preferably captured by patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs). There are several PROMs, either generic or region-specific questionnaires, but no »gold standard« for foot or ankle evaluation. We translated the Self-reported Foot and Ankle Score (SEFAS) and evaluated the psychometric properties of the score in terms of reliability, validity and responsiveness in patients with a variety of foot and ankle disorders. In this report we recommend a validation process for PROMs and report that SEFAS shows good resuls when doing this. As SEFAS is a PROM, the instrument seems suitable for use in national registers.},
  author       = {Cöster, Maria and Rosengren, Björn and Carlsson, Åke and Montgomery, Fredrik and Karlsson, Magnus},
  issn         = {0023-7205},
  language     = {swe},
  series       = {Läkartidningen},
  title        = {Patientrapporterade SEFAS: - Frågeformulär bra utvärderingsmetod vid fot- och fotledsbesvär.},
  volume       = {112},
  year         = {2015},
}