Abstract PO-0970 Table 1

Questionnaire

Select the answer that best describes your child’s limb pain attack:
1. Occurs during late afternoon or evening.
2. Is still present next morning.
3. Is bilateral.
4. Occurs always in the same limb.
5. Is located in muscles (thigh, calf, posterior knee, foot)
6. Resolves spontaneously or with massage of the affected area.
7. Is persistent and doesn’t resolve.
8. The child awakes at night because of pain.
9. The child is otherwise well.
  • YES to questions 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9 and NO to questions 2, 4, 7 are rated 1 and are indicative of GP.

  • The cut-off value for the diagnosis had been set at ≥ 8.