Protocol - Short Form-McGill Pain Questionnaire-2 (SF-MPQ-2)
The Short Form-McGill Pain Questionnaire-2© (SF-MPQ-2©) is a 22-item self-administered questionnaire that asks about the different qualities of pain and related symptoms. Respondents are asked to rate the intensity of each type of pain they felt during the past week on a scale from 0 to 10.
Summary of the Short Form-McGill Pain Questionnaire-2© (SF-MPQ-2©)
The Short Form-McGill Pain Questionnaire-2© (SF-MPQ-2©) provides the respondent with a list of words that describe some of the different qualities of pain and related symptoms. Respondents are asked to put an X through the numbers (from 0 to 10) that best describe the intensity of each of the pain and related symptoms they felt during the past week.
SF-MPQ-2© R. Melzack and the Initiative on Methods, Measurement, and Pain Assessment in Clinical Trials (IMMPACT), 2009. All Rights Reserved.
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Personnel and Training RequiredNone
|Specialized requirements for biospecimen collection||No|
|Average time of greater than 15 minutes in an unaffected individual||No|
Mode of Administration
Adults aged 18 years and older
The Short Form-McGill Pain Questionnaire-2© (SF-MPQ-2©) was selected because it is easy to administer and has been found to have excellent reliability and validity. It is a shorter version of the McGill Pain Questionnaire© (MPQ©), which is more complex.
|Common Data Elements (CDE)||Person Abdominal Pain Assessment Score||3163065||CDE Browser|
|Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes (LOINC)||Pain abd - type intensity proto||62969-1||LOINC|
Process and Review
This section will be completed when reviewed by an Expert Review Panel.
Dworkin, R. H., Turk, D. C., Revicki, D. A., Harding, G., Coyne, K. S., Peirce-Sandner, S., et al. (2009). Development and initial validation of an expanded and revised version of the Short-form McGill Pain Questionnaire (SF-MPQ-2©). Pain, 144, 35–42.
The Short Form-McGill Pain Questionnaire-2© (SF-MPQ-2©) is a proprietary instrument. Researchers interested in using the questionnaire are required to complete and sign a User Agreement in which specific conditions requested by the authors are detailed. For more information on use requirements please visit:
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|Variable Name||Variable ID||Variable Description||Version||dbGaP Mapping|
|PX190901000000||Protocol 190901 - proprietary. Check DCW for more||N/A|
Pain (Type and Intensity)
December 13, 2010
This is a measure to assess pain and related symptoms.
To provide a comprehensive measure of pain symptoms and conditions.
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