The Reliability and Validity of Turkish Version of ''The Dyspnea-ALS-Scale (DALS-15)"

Study Purpose:

The Dyspnea-ALS-Scale (DALS-15) is a uni-dimensional scale to measure dyspnea in patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. It can be easily and rapidly applied. The aim of this study is to investigate reliability and validity of Turkish version of the DALS-15.

Study Status:

Not recruiting

Disease:

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis , Dyspnea

Study Type:

Observational

Type of Intervention:

N/A

Intervention Name:

N/A

Placebo:

N/A

Phase:

N/A

Study Chair(s)/Principal Investigator(s):

ESMA NUR KOLBA┼×I, MSc, Istanbul Medeniyet University

Clinicaltrials.gov ID:

NCT04305639

Neals Affiliated?

No

Coordinating Center Contact Information

Study Sponsor:

Istanbul Medeniyet University

Estimated Enrollment:

52

Estimated Study Start Date:

09 / 01 / 2020

Estimated Study Completion Date:

04 / 08 / 2021

Posting Last Modified Date:

04 / 09 / 2021

Date Study Added to neals.org:

03 / 12 / 2020

Minimum Age:

18 Years

Maximum Age:

N/A

Inclusion Criteria:

- Age of 18 or above

- Dyspnea on exertion, dyspnea at rest, or orthopnea without evidence of pulmonary or cardiac causes of dyspnea

Exclusion Criteria:

- Severe cognitive dysfunction

Istanbul Faculty of Medicine

Istanbul 34700
Turkey