10.13. Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale, Expanded (BPRS-E)

10.13.1. History and guide

Based on the BPRS (q.v.), to which are added new items for schizophrenia (bizarre behaviour, self-neglect, suicidality) and mania (elevated mood, distractibility, motor hyperactivity).

The BPRS-E is a 24-item version of the BPRS.

Original: Lukoff et al. (1986), http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3810065.

10.13.2. Source

Lukoff et al. (1986), as above, and BPRS-E (version 4.0) at https://web.archive.org/web/20150714120051/http://www.public-health.uiowa.edu/icmha/outreach/documents/BPRS_expanded.PDF.

Note that there is also a suggested 26-item version, the BPRS-26: see Dazzi et al. (2016), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychires.2016.07.001.


10.13.3. Intellectual property rights

Public domain.