Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale


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Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS)

a rating scale for assessing psychopathology on the basis of a small number of items, usually 16 to 24, encompassing psychosis, depression, and anxiety symptoms.

Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale

A popular, widely used rating scales for adults with schizophrenia and psychosis, which includes a comprehensive 3-phase interview and an 18-item symptom evaluation. The BPRS rates the severity of psychotic symptoms on a scale from 0 (no symptoms), to 126 (major disease).
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Analysis of the ILP3000 results indicates that Zomaril(TM) statistically significantly reduced the symptoms of schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder, as measured by the Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS) and confirmed the excellent tolerability profile, including the lack of extrapyramidal symptoms.
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The primary endpoint for this randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled Phase III clinical trial of CORLUX, known as Corcept 09, is the proportion of patients with at least a 50% improvement in the Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale Positive Symptom Subscale (BPRS PSS) at both Day 7 and Day 28.
Patients were assessed using several test instruments, including the Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS), an 18-item inventory of symptoms traditionally used to evaluate the effects of drug treatment in psychosis.
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.
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Overall symptoms: The study measured symptom severity using a Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS) score.
Compared with whites, His-panics had significantly greater baseline severity of psychiatric symptoms on the Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS-18).
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Treatment with SEROQUEL was associated with improvements from baseline in psychotic and manic symptoms over the course of the 8-week study, as shown by a 62% reduction in the Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS) score, a 42% reduction in the Clinical Global Impression Scale - Severity of Illness (CGI) score, a 41% reduction in Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale (PANSS) score.

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