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Description and Context of Use: 
The PainDETECT screening questionnaire measures neuropathic pain components in chronic lower back pain (LBP) patients.
Population age range: 
Adults (18+)
Number of items: 
Recall Period: 
Currently/During the past 4 weeks
Response Scales: 
6-point Likert scale, Dichotomous: Yes/No, Visual Analog Scale (VAS), Other: pictorial questions
Administration Mode: 
Self-administered; Paper and pen; E-version
Administration Time: 
5 minutes
Freynhagen R, Baron R, Gockel U, Tölle TR. painDETECT: a new screening questionnaire to identify neuropathic components in patients with back pain. Curr Med Res Opin. 2006 Oct;22(10):1911-20.
Original Language: 
German (Germany)
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