Scale for the Assessment of Positive Symptoms (SAPS) - global rating of severity of delusions scale

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Scale for the Assessment of Positive Symptoms (SAPS) - global rating of severity of delusions scale
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NINDS
Definition:
Subject's global rating based on duration, persistence, and preoccupation with delusions, degree of conviction, and effect on his actions, as part of the Scale For The Assessment of Positive Symptoms (SAPS)- Aggressive Agitated Behavior indicator
Registration Status:
Qualified

Permissible Values:

Value Type:
Value List
Unit of Measure:
Ids:
Value Code Name Code Code System Code Description
Marked Marked Marked: The delusion is firmly held. It occurs frequently and affects the subject's behavior
Mild Mild Mild: Delusion definitely present but, at times, the subject questions the belief
Moderate Moderate Moderate: The subject is convinced of the belief, but it may occur infrequently and have little effect on his behavior
None None None
Questionable Questionable Questionable
Severe Severe Severe: Delusions are complex, wellformed, and pervasive. They are firmly held and have a major effect on the subject's behavior. They may be somewhat bizarre or unusual

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Designation:
Scale for the Assessment of Positive Symptoms (SAPS) - global rating of severity of delusions scale
Tags:
Designation:
The global rating should be based on duration and persistence of delusions, the extent of the subject's preoccupation with the delusions, his degree of conviction, and their effect on his actions. Also consider the extent to which the delusions might be considered bizarre or unusual. Delusions not mentioned above should be included in this rating.
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Question Text

Designations:

Definition:
Subject's global rating based on duration, persistence, and preoccupation with delusions, degree of conviction, and effect on his actions, as part of the Scale For The Assessment of Positive Symptoms (SAPS)- Aggressive Agitated Behavior indicator
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Voss T et al. Performance of the scale for assessment of positive symptoms in Parkinson's disease psychosis. Mov Disord. 2010 Jan 15;25(1):124-125.

Identifiers:

Source:
NLM
Id:
2S6gw6XAcnF
Version:
3.1
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NINDS
Id:
C09492
Version:
3
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BRICS Variable Name
Id:
SAPSGlbRatSevDelScale
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