BMC oral health, vol.14, pp.129, 2014 (SCI-Expanded)
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BMC oral health
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Quality of life, Oral rehabilitation, Cultural adaptation, Reliability, Validity, Patients with head and neck cancer, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, CROSS-SECTIONAL SURVEY, MAXILLECTOMY PATIENTS, PROSTHESES, OBTURATOR, SURVIVORS, SURGERY
Istanbul University Affiliated:
Background: The Liverpool Oral Rehabilitation Questionnaire version 3 (LORQv3) is a measure assessing the impact of oral rehabilitation on patients' health-related quality of life (HRQOL). The aims of the study were to adapt culturally the LORQv3 for Turkish-speaking head and neck cancer patients who had undergone prosthetic rehabilitation and to undertake an initial investigation of its psychometric properties.