Heinrichs-Carpenter Quality of Life Scale

Heinrichs–Carpenter Quality of Life Scale

Psychiatry A testing device–range of possible scores, 0–126 used to evaluate social functioning & behavior in Pts with schizophrenia–lower scores represent poorer mental health. See Schizophrenia. Cf Quality of life.
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Medical Outcomes Study 36-Item Short Form Health Survey, SF-36; Heinrichs-Carpenter Quality of Life Scale, QLS).
Pearson partial correlations were used to assess the relationships between the length of time patients stayed in the trials and changes in symptoms (Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale, PANSS) and health- related quality of life (Medical Outcomes Study 36-Item Short Form Health Survey, SF-36; Heinrichs-Carpenter Quality of Life Scale, QLS).
Quality of life was evaluated using the Heinrichs-Carpenter Quality of Life Scale (LOCF), which measures such factors as interpersonal relations and productivity in occupational roles.