Validation of the Danish version of the musculoskeletal tumour society score questionnaire
Casper Kloster Pingel Saebye, Johnny Keller, Thomas Baad-Hansen, Sarcoma Centre of Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus N 8200, Denmark
Author contributions: Saebye CKP collected the majority of the data; Saebye CKP, Keller J and Baad-Hansen T designed the study and analyzed the data; Saebye CKP, Keller J and Baad-Hansen T wrote the manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: The study was preapproved in accordance with the national ethical guidelines, since this type of study does not require approval in Denmark, furthermore the study is in accordance with the Helsinki Declaration.
Informed consent statement: All patients gave their verbally informed consent for participating in the study, however signed consent was not required according to Danish guidelines, since the study was based on questionnaires.
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Corresponding author: Casper Kloster Pingel Saebye, MD, PhD, Doctor, Sarcoma Centre of Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Aarhus University Hospital, Palle Juul-Jensens Blvd. 99, Aarhus N 8200, Denmark. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: August 24, 2018
Peer-review started: August 24, 2018
First decision: October 4, 2018
Revised: December 1, 2018
Accepted: December 12, 2018
Article in press: December 13, 2018
Published online: January 18, 2019