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.
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.
BPRS-E manual (Ventura et al. 1993) at https://web.archive.org/web/20210307213742/https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Joseph-Ventura/publication/284654397_Brief_Psychiatric_Rating_Scale_Expanded_version_40_Scales_anchor_points_and_administration_manual/links/5cccbcf6299bf14d9575ffb8/Brief-Psychiatric-Rating-Scale-Expanded-version-40-Scales-anchor-points-and-administration-manual This is:
BPRS(-E) paper version: Ventura MA, Green MF, Shaner A, Liberman RP (1993). Training and quality assurance with the brief psychiatric rating scale: “The drift busters”. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research 3: 221-244. [https://psycnet.apa.org/record/1994-27973-001]
Initial version: Lukoff D, Nuechterlein KH, Ventura J (1986). Manual for the Expanded Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale. Schizophrenia Bulletin 12: 594-602.
10.13.3. Intellectual property rights¶
The BPRS is in the public domain (q.v.) and the BPRS-E is a direct extension.
“Public domain” (http://www.excellenceforchildandyouth.ca/support-tools/measure-profile?id=55, accessed 2012-09-05.)