[Multiple-choice vocabulary intelligence test MWT in schizophrenia: valid measure of premorbid intelligence?].

@article{Wittorf2014MultiplechoiceVI,
  title={[Multiple-choice vocabulary intelligence test MWT in schizophrenia: valid measure of premorbid intelligence?].},
  author={Andreas Wittorf and Georg Wiedemann and Stefan Klingberg},
  journal={Psychiatrische Praxis},
  year={2014},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={95-100}
}
OBJECTIVE The multiple-choice vocabulary intelligence test MWT (Mehrfachwahl-Wortschatz-Intelligenztest) as a measure of premorbid IQ is widely used in clinical practice and research in Germany. The study examined whether the MWT is actually insensitive to brain dysfunction and psychopathology in patients with schizophrenia. METHOD 81 post-acute patients with schizophrenia and 27 matched healthy controls completed the MWT at two points in time. At baseline, we further applied a… CONTINUE READING