Schizophr Res 2021 Feb 9;228:438-446. Epub 2021 Feb 9.
Psychosis Research Unit, Aarhus University Hospital - Psychiatry, Palle Juul-Jensens Boulevard 175, 8200 Aarhus, Denmark; Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University, Palle Juul-Jensens Boulevard 82, 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark; Department of Affective Disorders, Aarhus University Hospital - Psychiatry, Palle Juul-Jensens Boulevard 175, 8200 Aarhus, Denmark.
The six-item Positive And Negative Syndrome Scale (PANSS-6) allows for a brief assessment of the severity of core symptoms of schizophrenia. However, implementing the PANSS-6 in clinical practice requires that staff members' ratings are accurate and reliable. We aimed to investigate whether such accuracy and reliability can be obtained via a brief video-based training program. Read More