Test–retest reliability of pain drawings

Using pain drawings for the clinical assessment of patients with pain; what is the test-retest reliability?

Patient drawings (PDs) are commonly used in clinical practice and experimental pain studies to asses the location and extend of pain, by colouring a body chart on a template representing the human body. The aim of this study is to present a method for obtaining and quantifying the extend and location of pain in patients with chronic neck pain (CNP) and chronic low back pain (CLBP).


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