Validity and sensitivity of visual analogue scales in young and older healthy subjects

Tiplady, B, Jackson, S H, Maskrey, V M and Swift, C G (1998) Validity and sensitivity of visual analogue scales in young and older healthy subjects. Age and Ageing, 27 (1). pp. 63-66. ISSN 0002-0729

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Abstract

Previous findings from studies on the acute effects of drugs indicate that older subjects report less change on visual analogue scales than do younger subjects, when the observed drug effects on objective performance measures are as great or greater.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: adult,aged,aged 80 and over,aging,discrimination learning,female,geriatric assessment,humans,male,middle aged,pain measurement,psychometrics,reproducibility of results
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
Depositing User: Pure Connector
Date Deposited: 30 Apr 2015 13:34
Last Modified: 25 Jul 2018 10:44
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/53216
DOI: 10.1093/ageing/27.1.63

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