Utility of DN4 questionnaire in assessment of neuropathic pain and its clinical correlations in Turkish patients with diabetes mellitus


Celik S., Yenidunya G., Tomel E., Purisa S., Uzum A. K. , Gul N., ...More

PRIMARY CARE DIABETES, vol.10, no.4, pp.259-264, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.pcd.2015.11.005
  • Journal Name: PRIMARY CARE DIABETES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.259-264
  • Keywords: Diabetes mellitus, DN4, Neuropathic pain, Turkey, GENERAL-POPULATION, PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY, RISK-FACTORS, PREVALENCE, MANAGEMENT, IMPACT

Abstract

Aim: We aimed to assess the utility of DN4 questionnaire (Douleur Neuropathique en 4 questions) to define the frequency and severity of neuropathic pain (NP) and also its clinical correlation to daily clinical practice.