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Although factor scores are commonly used to interpret the Weschsler Adult Intelligence Scale--Revised (WAIS-R), the WAIS-R factor structure has not been investigated in patients with schizophrenia. We used confirmatory factor analysis (CFA) to examine five latent construct models in 169 males with schizophrenia. The WAIS-R standardization sample (ages(More)
Recently, short forms of the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale-Revised (Wechsler, 1981) have received increasing attention because of their ability to provide estimated IQ scores with substantial time savings (in some cases 85-90% savings). These short forms may have particular utility for individuals with schizophrenia because they require less time to(More)
A recovery-oriented manual was developed for patients with schizophrenia and suicidality. It included psychoeducational information, vignettes, “workbook” sections and was reviewed by experts in suicidology, recovery, patient education, manual development and psychosocial interventions. The revised version was tested in 22 consumers with schizophrenia and a(More)
Dashboards which collect and display real-time streamed data from a variety of rudimentary sensors positioned in the built environment provide an immediate portal for decision-makers to get some sense of their city and environment. These devices are linked to previous renditions of control and management of real time services in cities, particularly(More)
Validity studies of neuropsychological tests have typically examined individuals with neurological disorders. The present study was designed to investigate the construct validity of neuropsychological measures in patients with schizophrenia. We used Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale Revised (WAIS-R) factor scores that were generated from the population of(More)
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