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Table 1 The Oxford Hip Score

From: Evaluation of the Oxford Hip Score: Does it still have content validity? Interviews of total hip arthroplasty patients

During the past four weeks … (Tick one box for each question)
1. How would you describe the pain you usually have from your hip? None Very mild Mild Moderate Severe
2. Have you had any trouble with washing and drying yourself (all over) because of your hip? No trouble at all Very little trouble Moderate trouble Extreme difficulty Impossible to do
3. Have you had any trouble getting in and out of a car or using public transport because of your hip? No trouble at all Very little trouble Moderate trouble Extreme difficulty Impossible to do
4. Have you been able to put on a pair of socks, stockings, or tights? Yes, easily With little difficulty With moderate difficulty With extreme difficulty No, impossible
5. Could you do the household shopping on your own? Yes, easily With little difficulty With moderate difficulty With extreme difficulty No, impossible
6. For how long have you been able to walk before pain from your hip becomes severe? (With or without a walking aid) No pain/more than 30 min 16 to 30 min 5 to 15 min Around the house only Not at all—pain severe on walking
7. Have you been able to climb a flight of stairs? Yes, easily With little difficulty With moderate difficulty With extreme difficulty No, impossible
8. After a meal (sat at a table), how painful has it been for you to stand up from a chair because of your hip? Not at all painful Slightly painful Moderately painful Very painful Unbearable
9. Have you been limping when walking because of your hip? Rarely/never Sometimes or just at first Often, not just at first Most of the time All of the time
10. Have you had any sudden, severe pain—'shooting', 'stabbing' or 'spasms' from your affected hip? No days Only 1 or 2 days Some days Most days Every day
11. How much has the pain from your hip interfered with your usual work, including housework? Not at all A little bit Moderately Greatly Totally
12. Have you been troubled by pain from your hip in bed at night? No nights Only 1 or 2 nights Some nights Most nights Every night
  1. A validated Danish translation was used in this study with the design presented in this table