Diabetic Foot Ulcer Scale - Short Form (DFS-SF)

Janssen Global Services, LLC (USA); Mapi

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Basic description

See also the DFS

Developed in 2003

Authors

Janssen Global Services, LLC (USA); Mapi

Copyright
DFS-SF © 1999 Mapi Research Trust, All rights reserved
Objective
To assess the impact of diabetic foot ulcers and their treatment on patients’ quality of life
Therapeutic area
  • Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
  • Endocrine System Diseases
  • Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases
Therapeutic indication
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Leg Ulcer
Type 1 – IDDM, Type 2 – NIDDM
Type of Clinical Outcome Assessment (COA)
  • pro PRO
Original language(s)
  • English for the UK
Bibliographic reference(s) of the original questionnaire

Abetz L, Sutton M, Brady L et al. The Diabetic Foot Ulcer Scale (DFS): a quality of life instrument for use in clinical trials. Practical Diabetes International 2002;19(6):167-175 (Full Text Article)

Bann CM, Fehnel SE, Gagnon DD. Development and validation of the Diabetic Foot Ulcer Scale-short form (DFS-SF). Pharmacoeconomics. 2003;21(17):1277-90 (PubMed Abstract)


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Janssen Global Services, LLC (USA); Mapi

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DFS-SF

Chinese for Hong Kong
Dutch for the Netherlands
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French for Canada*
Polish for Poland
Spanish for the USA*
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