Scale for the Assessment of Positive Symptoms (SAPS) - global rating of positive formal thought disorder scale

General Details:

Name:
Scale for the Assessment of Positive Symptoms (SAPS) - global rating of positive formal thought disorder scale
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NINDS
Definition:
Subject's global rating of positive formal thought disorder, 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: Subject is often difficult to understand
Mild Mild Mild: Occasional instances of disorder. Subject's speech is understandable
Moderate Moderate Moderate: Frequent instances of disorder. Subject is sometimes hard to understand
None None None
Questionable Questionable Questionable
Severe Severe Severe: Subject is incomprehensible

Designations:

Designation:
Scale for the Assessment of Positive Symptoms (SAPS) - global rating of positive formal thought disorder scale
Tags:
Designation:
In making this rating, the interviewer should consider the type of abnormality, the degree to which it affects the subject's ability to communicate, the frequency with which abnormal speech occurs, and its degree of severity.
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Question Text

Designations:

Definition:
Subject's global rating of positive formal thought disorder, 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:
3Rh9uCRRwH2
Version:
3.1
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NINDS
Id:
C09490
Version:
3
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BRICS Variable Name
Id:
SAPSGlblRatPosFormlThghtDisScl
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