Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory™ Pediatric Pain Coping Inventory™ (PedsQL™ Pediatric Pain Coping Inventory™)

Varni JW


Last update: February 2017

Basic description

Conditions of use
The PedsQL™ Pediatric Pain Coping Inventory™ is a specific module of the PedsQL™

Existing versions: Child (5-12 years of age), and Adolescent (13-18 years of age)


Varni JW

Copyright © 1998 JW Varni, Ph.D.
The PedsQL™ Pediatric Pain Coping Inventory™ was designed as a generic pain coping inventory
Therapeutic area
  • Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms
  • Psychological Phenomena
  • Musculoskeletal and Neural Physiological Phenomena
Therapeutic indication


Type of Clinical Outcome Assessment (COA)
  • obsro ObsRO
  • pro PRO
COA type depending on the questionnaire's version
Original language(s)
  • English for the USA
Bibliographic reference(s) of the original questionnaire

Varni, J.W., Waldron, S.A., Gragg, R.A., Rapoff, M.A., Bernstein, B.H., Lindsley, C.B., & Newcomb, M.D. (1996). Development of the Waldron/Varni Pediatric Pain Coping Inventory. Pain, 67, 141-150.