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What does BPRS stand for?

BPRS stands for Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale


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All of the patients provided a detailed personal history and were evaluated with the Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS) and the Scale for the Assessment of Thought, Language, and Communication (TLC).
[11] An exploratory subanalysis from a one-year, open-label trial of 80 elderly patients diagnosed with Alzhemier's disease who were treated with quetiapine compared with a subset of patients who were at least mildly hostile at baseline (n=46) showed significant improvement in total Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS) scores and in three hostility measures (Factor V, BPRS Hostility Item, and Hostility Cluster Score).
The impetus for the government-funded randomized trial was a small open-label Greek study; investigators concluded that 5 weeks of amisulpride at a mean dose of 101 mg/day brought significant improvements in the Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale and the Clinical Global Impression of Change Scale and was extremely well tolerated, with no safety issues (Int.
A total of 100 patients were assessed 4 times over the 30 lunar cycles using the Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS) and the Lancashire Quality of Life Profile.