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The Brazilian version of the Neuropsychiatric Inventory-Clinician rating scale (NPI-C): Reliability and validity in dementia
ABSTRACT Background: Patients with dementia may be unable to describe their symptoms, and caregivers frequently suffer emotional burden that can interfere with judgment of the patient's behavior. The Neuropsychiatric ...
The Koukopoulos Mixed Depression Rating Scale (KMDRS): an International Mood Network (IMN) validation study of a new mixed mood rating scale
Background: It has been proposed that the broad major depressive disorder (MDD) construct is heterogenous. Koukopoulos has provided diagnostic criteria for an important subtype within that construct, "mixed depression" (MxD), ...
Comparative performance of the nine-point hedonic, hybrid and self-adjusting scales in the generation of internal preference maps
(Elsevier Sci LtdOxfordInglaterra, 2009)
Assessing foreign language interactive speaking performance (FLISP): The case of undergraduate students of Spanish
A fair, valid, and reliable instrument of assessment is essential to ensure quality teaching in higher education. This study seeks to evaluate the consistency of the current rating scales used for the assessment of ...
Validity of a Brazilian version of the Zung self-rating depression scale for screening of depression in patients with Parkinson`s disease
(ELSEVIER SCI LTD, 2010)
Introduction: Parkinson`s disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disorder with prominent motor manifestations and many other non-motor symptoms that significantly decrease quality-of-life and are frequently under-recognized, ...
Validation of the brazilian version of the apathy inventory
Background Apathy is a frequent neuropsychiatric condition in neurodegenerative disorders, depression, and often in mild cognitive impairment. The Apathy Inventory (AI) is a reliable instrument for improving the accuracy ...
Síntomas depresivos y trastorno motor en pacientes con enfermedad de Parkinson
Introduction. Complex relations between brain and psychopathology have attracted the interest of researchers, aiming to clarify the neurobiological mechanisms of depression in Parkinson's disease, obviously in addiction ...
GRBAS and Cape-V Scales: High Reliability and Consensus When Applied at Different Times
(MOSBY-ELSEVIERNEW YORK, 2012)
Objectives. To evaluate whether the overall dysphonia grade, roughness, breathiness, asthenia, and strain (GRBAS) scale, and the Consensus Auditory Perceptual Evaluation-Voice (CAPE-V) scale show the same reliability and ...