Validation of Duruoz Hand Index for Diabetic Hand Dysfunction


Turan Y., Duruoz M. T. , Aksakalli E., Gurgan A.

JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE MEDICINE, cilt.57, ss.887-891, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 57 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2310/jim.0b013e3181b91c82
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.887-891

Özet

Objectives: Duruoz Hand Index (DHI) is a functional disability scale that can be used successfully to assess the functional disability with different hand arthropathies. The hands are frequently involved in diabetic patients. We aimed to examine the use of DHI for its accuracy and ease in assessing these patients.