Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Turkish version of the Toronto Extremity Salvage Score in patients with musculoskeletal tumors.

Ocaktan B., Deveci M. A. , Yapar A., Tokgöz M. A. , Şimşek A.

Acta orthopaedica et traumatologica turcica, vol.55, no.5, pp.428-434, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/j.aott.2021.20432
  • Journal Name: Acta orthopaedica et traumatologica turcica
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.428-434
  • Keywords: Toronto Extremity Salvage Score, TESS, Reliability, Validity, Limb-salvage surgery, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, RELIABILITY, OSTEOARTHRITIS, MANAGEMENT, AMPUTATION, VALIDITY, SURGERY, TESS
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: The aim of the study was to translate the Toronto Extremity Salvage Score (TESS) into Turkish and perform across-cultural adaptation for patients with musculoskeletal tumors.