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When evaluating patient-reported outcomes in spine surgery, the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) has been found to have what differences compared to other assessment tools?
Reduced floor and ceiling effect
Increased question items
Poor correlation with other outcomes assessment tools
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Which of the following factors has NOT been found to be a significant independent predictor of moderate or severe pain 6 months after musculoskeletal injury?
Failure to complete high school
Self-reported preinjury pain-related disability
Moderate or severe pain at discharge from the acute hospital
A 45-year-old male trauma patient presents with multiple extremity injuries including the foot injury shown in Figure A. The foot fracture is treated surgically, and heals without any initial complications. At a minimum of 12 months, this patient will be expected to have which of the following scores compared to a matched polytrauma patient without a foot injury?
Lower mean Short Form 36 (SF-36) score
Higher mean score on the AAOS lower limb and foot and ankle outcomes questionnaire
Equivalent score on the Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index (WOMAC)
Lower Constant score
Higher score on the Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index (WOMAC)