Guide to Assessment Scales in Schizophrenia

Editors: Keefe, Richard (Ed.)

  • Brief and understandable explanations of each scale
  • Provides rating scales that can be used for the systematic evaluation of patients in standard clinical practice
  • Written by respected authors in the field of psychiatry
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This book provides a wealth of assessment instruments from the world’s experts to help clinicians gather the most important information from their patients. This is the 3rd edition of our highly successful guides to Rating Scales in Schizophrenia, it is a practical and quick reference publication for psychiatrists.  

About the authors

Richard Keefe, PhD, is Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. He received his BA from Princeton University and his PhD in clinical psychology from New York University. His research is primarily devoted to understanding cognitive dysfunction and its treatment in patients with schizophrenia and related disorders, including those at high risk for schizophrenia. Dr Keefe has had a leadership role in several large National Institute of Mental Health studies including the CATIE, MATRICS, TURNS, and TENETS projects. He has authored more than 160 peer-reviewed scientific papers and two books. He serves on the editorial boards of several journals, including Schizophrenia Research, Schizophrenia Bulletin, and Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience, and is Associate Editor of Psychological Medicine. He is President of the International Society for CNS Clinical Trials and Methodology for 2012–2014. He is the Founder and CEO of NeuroCog Trials, Inc. He is a Co-Principal Investigator and Director of the Neurocognitive Core for the Translational and Clinical Research Neuroscience project at the Institute of Mental Health in Singapore. 

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Symptom Rating Scales in Schizophrenia

    Ventura, Joseph (et al.)

    Pages 1-8

  • Depression and Suicidality

    Addington, Jean

    Pages 9-14

  • Cognition

    Kraus, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 15-31

  • Functional Outcomes Assessment Scales

    Harvey, Philip D

    Pages 33-38

  • Quality of Life Measurements in a Person with Schizophrenia

    Awad, George

    Pages 39-44

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Guide to Assessment Scales in Schizophrenia
Editors
  • Richard Keefe
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer Healthcare Communications
Copyright Holder
Springer Healthcare, a part of Springer Science+Business Media
eBook ISBN
978-1-908517-71-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-908517-71-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-908517-52-4
Edition Number
3
Number of Pages
XI, 84
Number of Illustrations and Tables
20 illustrations in colour
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