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What does BHS stand for?

BHS stands for Beck Hopelessness Scale (psychological test used as an indicator of suicide potential)

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The instrument combined the Suicide Probability Scale (SPS; Zachary, Roid, Cull, & Gill, 1983), the Beck Hopelessness Scale (BHS; Beck, Brown & Steer, 1989), the Suicide Questionnaire (SQ; Meehan, Lamb, Saltzman, & O'Caroll, 1992), and a demographics form (Rutter, 1998).
The study found no severe psychopathology in the women, who were evaluated using the Structured Clinical Interview for the DSM-IV-TR, the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Interview, the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Interview, the Beck Depression and Anxiety Inventories, and the Beck Hopelessness Scale.
After 12 weeks of therapy with either citalopram at a flexible dose of 10-60 mg daily or placebo plus the patients' standard antipsychotic agent, citalopram was associated with lower Beck Hopelessness Scale (BHS) scores, and lower likelihood of having suicidal ideation on both the InterSePT Scale for Suicidal Thinking (ISTT) and Hamilton Depression Rating Scale item 3.