Skip to main content

Table 2 Measures in the OA specific questionnaire (Q2)

From: Hand, hip and knee osteoarthritis in a Norwegian population-based study - The MUST protocol

Measure Measurement scale
Quality of life
SF-36 Vitality[71] 0-100
SF-36 Physical functioning[71] 0-100
SF-36 Bodily pain[71] 0-100
SF-36 General health perceptions[71] 0-100
SF-36 Physical role functioning[71] 0-100
SF-36 Emotional role functioning[71] 0-100
SF-36 Social role functioning[71] 0-100
SF-36 Mental health[71] 0-100
EuroQol EQ-5D[72] (-0.59-1)
Physical activity
International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ) vigorous-intensity activity[73] Mean minutes/week, MET-minutes/week
IPAQ moderate-intensity activity[73] Mean minutes/week, MET-minutes/week
IPAQ walking[73] Mean minutes/week, MET-minutes/week
IPAQ sitting[73] Mean minutes/week, MET-minutes/week
Physical activity with increased heart rate and breathing for at least 30 min 1-5; 3 times a week/1-2 times a week/1-2 times a month/Do not do regular physical activity/Unable to do due to reduced physical functioning
Osteoarthritis specific questionnaires
Knee injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (KOOS) pain[74] 0-40 or 0-100 (normalised score)
KOOS symptoms[74] 0-20 or 0-100
KOOS ADL[74] 0-68 or 0-100
KOOS Sport/Rec[74] 0-16 or 0-100
KOOS QOL[74] 0-16 or 0-100
Hip disability and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (HOOS) pain[75] 0-36 or 0-100
HOOS symptoms[75] 0-28 or 0-100
HOOS ADL[75] 0-68 or 0-100
HOOS Sport/Rec[75] 0-16 or 0-100
HOOS QOL[75] 0-16 or 0-100
Australian/Canadian Osteoarthritis Hand Index (AUSCAN) pain[76] 0-20
AUSCAN stiffness[76] 0-4
AUSCAN function[76] 0-36
AUSCAN total[76] 0-60
Functional Index for Hand Osteoarthritis (FIHOA)[77] 0-30
Michigan Hand Outcomes Questionnaire (MHOQ) aesthetics[78] 0-40
Patient-reported quality of osteoarthritis care
OsteoArthritis Quality Indicator (OA-QI) questionnaire[79] Yes/No/Do not remember, not overweight, no such problems, no pain/discomfort, not severely troubled
Cardiovascular sypmtoms/disease
Paroxystic atrial fibrillation, chronic atrial fibrillation, heart failure, dyspnea, peripheral edema, angina pectoris, chest pain (description, location, time points, frequency, duration), use of nitroglycerine, acute myocardial infarction (AMI), heart surgery (percutaneus coronary intervention (PCI), coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), heart valve replacement), peripheral vascular disease, cerebral haemorrhage, cerebral infarction, transitory ischemic attach (TIA), diphtheria, scarlet fever, rheumatic fever, family history of premature cardiovascular disease in first degree relatives, age at heart infarction, sudden death in family for unknown reason Yes/No
Other diseases
High blood pressure (or antihypertensive treatment), diabetes, metabolic disease, kidney disease, hepatic disease, gastric ulcer, ulcerous colitis, Crohn's disease, deep vein thrombosis, lung embolia, iridocyclitis Yes/No
Immunological diseases
List any other immunological disease (e.g rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, Sjøgren's disease, polymyalgia rheumatica, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), Lichen ruber, vitiligo etc) List of comorbidity
List all current medication use Medication list
Smoking Never/Daily/stopped smoking more than 6 months ago
Alcohol use Daily/Weekly/Monthly/Never
Age at menopause Age
Oestrogen use Yes/no
Previous use of contraception pills Yes/no
Number of children Number