Intercorrelations between the personal and Social Performance scale, cognitive function, and activities of daily living

Pei Chun Hsieh, Hsiang Yu Huang, Hsuan Chi Wang, Yi Chia Liu, Ya Mei Bai, Kao Chin Chen, Yen Kuang Yang

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Abstract

The aim of this study was to evaluate the intercorrelation between the Personal and Social Performance (PSP) score, cognitive function, and activities of daily living (ADLs). Twenty patients with chronic schizophrenia were recruited; the PSP and ADL scales and psychological assessments including the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test, the Wechsler Memory Scale-Revised (WMS-R), and the Continuous Performance Test (CPT) were administered. Positive correlations between the total PSP scale score and performance in the WMS-R, CPT, and ADL scores were identified. The PSP score was found to be of good reliability for cognitive function and ADL evaluation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)513-515
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Nervous and Mental Disease
Volume199
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Jul 1

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  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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