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Table 2 Polish Diabetic Foot Ulcer Scale - Short Form results in patients with active diabetic foot ulcer

From: Health related quality of life in patients with diabetic foot ulceration — translation and Polish adaptation of Diabetic Foot Ulcer Scale short form

Subscale of DFS-SF Mean Median SD Floor % Ceiling % Cronbach’s alpha
Polish English
Leisure 35.4 25.0 29.3 16.2% 2.5% 0.93 0.90
Physical health 43.5 45.0 22.6 5.4% 0.5% 0.87 0.86
Worried about ulcers/feet 41.7 41.7 23.8 3.4% 0.0% 0.92 0.84
Dependence/daily life 47.7 50.0 29.3 7.8% 2.9% 0.90 0.88
Negative emotions 34.8 30.0 23.3 9.8% 0.0% 0.89 0.93
Bothered by ulcer care 38.1 37.5 24.1 6.6% 0.0% 0.82 0.80