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).
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 http://www.public-health.uiowa.edu/icmha/outreach/documents/BPRS_expanded.PDF.
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.)