Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Turkish version of the sinus and nasal quality of life survey (SN-5)

Caytemel B., Doruk C., Aydemir L., Kara H., Comoglu S., Turel M. N. K.

NORTHERN CLINICS OF ISTANBUL, vol.9, no.2, pp.149-155, 2022 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/nci.2021.94547
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Central & Eastern European Academic Source (CEEAS), Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.149-155
  • Keywords: Pediatrics, quality of life, rhinitis, sinusitis, Turkish, validation studies, ALLERGIC RHINITIS, CHILDREN, VALIDITY
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


OBJECTIVE: The Sinus and Nasal Quality of Life (QoL) Survey (SN-5) is a valid questionnaire that evaluates the QoL of the pediatric population associated with sinonasal diseases and symptoms. The aims of this study were to translate the SN-5 test to Turkish language (SN-5t), evaluate the internal consistency of the test and test-retest reliability and validate the translation for further use in studies in Turkish language.