Development of a reliable and clinically useful Italian version of the Axis II for the Research Diagnostic Criteria for Temporomandibular Disorders (RDC/TMD)

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Ludovica Antonella Macrì; Velria Deli; Roberto Deli;
  • Publisher: PREX
  • Journal: Italian Journal of Public Health (issn: 1723-7815, eissn: 1723-7807)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.2427/5846
  • Subject: axis II | R | RA1-1270 | temporomandibular joint | Public aspects of medicine | cross-cultural adaptation | research diagnostic criteria/TMD | Medicine | temporomandibular joint; research diagnostic criteria/TMD; axis II; cross-cultural adaptation; quality of life | quality of life | DOAJ:Public Health | DOAJ:Health Sciences

<p><strong>Background</strong>: Multiple-language versions of the same psychometric instrument are increasingly needed, but simply translating an English version word-to-word into another language is not adequate to account for linguistic and cultural ... View more
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