The PedsQL scales have already been translated into
multiple international languages. Please click on
process for the full translation protocol. Availability and validity
of each existing translation must be checked with Mapi Research Institute.
If not available in the language(s) required, a Linguistic Validation
must be undergone.
List of existing translations
Performing new translations
- All PedsQL translations must be conducted in
close collaboration with Mapi Research Institute in Lyon, France and with
Dr. James W. Varni who jointly developed translation guidelines to fit
the PedsQL specificities.
- Dr. James W. Varni owns the copyright on any new translation.
For information about the status of existing translations and/or for a
cost-estimation of the linguistic validation of the PedsQL
into (a) new language(s), please complete the
Background Information Form
and return it signed to:
Mapi Research Trust
27, rue de la Villette
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