Translation and reliability of the Burn Specific Pain Anxiety Scale Thai version for burn patients

  • จินตนา ประสานศักดิ์ 120/95 เจวิลเลจทาวน์โฮม ม.24 ต.ศิลา อ.เมือง จ.ขอนแก่น 40000
Keywords: pain, anxiety, burn patient, translation process


 This paper aimed to describe translation process and reliability of Thai version of Burn Specific Pain Anxiety Scale (BSPAS). The authors use the back-translation with monolingual test technique. The result revealed that BSPAS Thai version is the equivalence to the language content and semantic to the original version. Reliability was calculated by measuring internal consistency in 30 hospitalized adult burn patients. Cronbach’s alpha of BSPAS Thai version is 0.82 and item-total correlation coefficients ranged from 0.24-0.76


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ประสานศักดิ์จ. Translation and reliability of the Burn Specific Pain Anxiety Scale Thai version for burn patients. NSH [Internet]. 2019Oct.28 [cited 2020Sep.28];42(3):129-38. Available from: