Turkish version of the Ureteral Stent Symptoms Questionnaire: linguistic and psychometric validation


TANIDIR Y. , Mangir N., Sahan A., Sulukaya M.

WORLD JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, cilt.35, sa.7, ss.1149-1154, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 35 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00345-016-1958-4
  • Dergi Adı: WORLD JOURNAL OF UROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1149-1154

Özet

Purpose Ureteric stents are frequently used in urology practice and can cause significant impairment in quality of life (QoL). The aim of this study was to validate the Ureteral Stent Symptoms Questionnaire (USSQ) to be used in the evaluation of stent-related symptoms and impairment in QoL in Turkish-speaking patients.