Center for Neurologic Study-Lability Scale (CNS-LS) - laughter control inability scale

General Details:

Name:
Center for Neurologic Study-Lability Scale (CNS-LS) - laughter control inability scale
Steward:
NINDS
Definition:
Scale used to measure the degree to which the participant/subject felt he found himself unable to control his laughter during this past week, as part of the Center for Neurologic Study-Lability Scale (CNS-LS) for pseudobulbar affect (PBA) questionnaire.
Registration Status:
Qualified

Permissible Values:

Value Type:
Value List
Unit of Measure:
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Value Code Name Code Code System Code Description
1 Applies never Applies never
2 Applies rarely Applies rarely
3 Applies occasionally Applies occasionally
4 Applies frequently Applies frequently
5 Applies most of the time Applies most of the time

Designations:

Designation:
Center for Neurologic Study-Lability Scale (CNS-LS) - laughter control inability scale
Tags:
Designation:
I find that even when I try to control my laughter, I am often unable to do so.
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Question Text

Designations:

Definition:
Scale used to measure the degree to which the participant/subject felt he found himself unable to control his laughter during this past week, as part of the Center for Neurologic Study-Lability Scale (CNS-LS) for pseudobulbar affect (PBA) questionnaire.
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Document:
Moore SR, Gresham L, Bromberg MB, Kasarkis E, Smith RA (1997). A self report measure of affective lability. J. Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 1997;63:89-93. Brooks BR, Thisted RA, Appel SH, Bradley WG, Olney RK, Berg JE, Pope LE, and Smith RA (2004) Treatment of pseudobulbar affect in ALS with dextromethorphan/quinidine: a randomized trial. Neurology 63(8):1364-70.

Identifiers:

Source:
NLM
Id:
QbVDfMHYYBv
Version:
3.1
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NINDS
Id:
C11626
Version:
3
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BRICS Variable Name
Id:
CNSLSLaughContInabilityScale
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