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McGill Pain Questionnaire Short Form (SF-MPQ)

Melzack R

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Basic description

McGill Pain Questionnaire (MPQ) Standard was developed in 1971
The MPQ Short-Form was developed in 1984 and revised in 2009 (see SF-MPQ-2)

Authors

Melzack R

Copyright
SF-MPQ © Ronald Melzack, 1984. All Rights Reserved
Objective
To provide quantitative measures of clinical pain that would capture its sensory, affective and other qualitative components, and allow statistical analysis of data collected during clinical research and practice
Therapeutic area
  • Nervous System Diseases
  • Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms
  • Psychological Phenomena and Processes
  • Musculoskeletal and Neural Physiological Phenomena
Therapeutic indication

Pain

Acute and chronic pain
Type of Clinical Outcome Assessment (COA)
  • pro PRO
Original language(s)
  • English for Canada
Bibliographic reference(s) of the original questionnaire

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Authors

Melzack R

Ronald Melzack PhD

Department of Psychology
McGill University
Stewart Biological Sciences Bldg
Rm N8/5, 398-6084
1205 Dr Penfield Avenue
Montreal, PQ H3A 1B1
Canada

E-mail: ronald.melzack@mcgill.ca

Ronald Melzack Publications (PubMed)

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Languages

Original language(s)

  • English for Canada

Translations

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SF-MPQ

Afrikaans for South Africa*
Arabic for Israel*
Bengali for India*
Bulgarian for Bulgaria*
Cebuano for the Philippines*
Chinese for Hong Kong*
Croatian for Croatia*
Czech for Czech Republic*
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English for South Africa*
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French for Canada*
French for France*
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Georgian for Georgia*
German for Austria*
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Greek for Greece*
Gujarati for India*
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Hindi for India*
Hungarian for Hungary*
Indonesian for Indonesia
Italian for Italy*
Japanese for Japan
Kannada for India*
Korean for South Korea*
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Malay for Malaysia*
Malay for Singapore*
Malayalam for India*
Mandarin for China*
Mandarin for Singapore*
Mandarin for Taiwan*
Marathi for India*
Norwegian for Norway*
Polish for Poland*
Portuguese for Brazil*
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Punjabi for India*
Romanian for Romania*
Russian for Belarus*
Russian for Estonia*
Russian for Israel*
Russian for Latvia*
Russian for Lithuania*
Russian for Russia*
Russian for Ukraine*
Serbian for Serbia*
Slovak for Slovakia*
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Sotho for South Africa*
Spanish for Argentina*
Spanish for Chile*
Spanish for Colombia*
Spanish for Costa Rica*
Spanish for Mexico*
Spanish for Peru*
Spanish for Puerto Rico*
Spanish for Spain*
Spanish for the USA*
Swedish for Finland*
Swedish for Sweden*
Tagalog for the Philippines*
Tamil for India*
Telugu for India*
Thai for Thailand
Turkish for Turkey*
Ukrainian for Ukraine*
Urdu for India*
Urdu for Pakistan*
Xhosa for South Africa*
Zulu for South Africa*
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BiblioPRO: you can find information about the Spanish version here - puede encontrar información sobre la versión española aqui

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More information on translations

Bibliographic reference of the Greek translation:

Georgoudis G, Oldham JA, Watson PJ. Reliability and sensitivity measures of the Greek version of the short form of the McGill Pain Questionnaire. European Journal of Pain. 2001;5(2):109-18

 

Bibliographic reference of the Japanese translation:

Arimura T, Hosoi M, Tsukiyama Y, Yoshida T, Fujiwara D, Tanaka M, Tamura R, Nakashima Y, Sudo N, Kubo C. Pain Questionnaire Development Focusing on Cross-Cultural Equivalence to the Original Questionnaire: The Japanese Version of the Short-Form McGill Pain Questionnaire. Pain Med. 2012 Feb 23

 

Bibliographic reference of the Swedish translation:

Burckhardt CS, Bjelle A. A Swedish version of the short-form McGill Pain Questionnaire. Scand J Rheumatol. 1994;23(2):77-81

 

Copy of the Thai translation:

Available in: Kitisomprayoonkul W, Klaphajone J, Kovindha A. Thai Short-form McGill Pain Questionnaire. J Med Assoc Thai. 2006 Jun;89(6):846-53

 

Bibliographic reference of the Turkish translation:

Yakut Y, Yakut E, Bayar K, Uygur F. Reliability and validity of the Turkish version short-form McGill pain questionnaire in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Clin Rheumatol. 2007 Jul;26(7):1083-7

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