Translation and cultural adaptation of the Turkish Lysholm knee scale: ease of use, validity, and reliability.


Celik D., COSKUNSU D., Kilicoglu Ö. İ.

Clinical orthopaedics and related research, vol.471, no.8, pp.2602-10, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

The Lysholm knee scale, first published in 1982, is an eight-item questionnaire designed to evaluate patients after knee ligament injury. However, as a tool developed in English, its use as a validated instrument has been limited to English-language populations.