Internal consistency of Waldrop Physical Anomaly Scale in schizophrenic patients.

@article{Akabaliev2007InternalCO,
  title={Internal consistency of Waldrop Physical Anomaly Scale in schizophrenic patients.},
  author={Valentin Hristov Akabaliev and Stefan Todorov Sivkov},
  journal={Psychiatry research},
  year={2007},
  volume={150 1},
  pages={81-8}
}
The aim of the study is to investigate the reliability (internal consistency) of the Waldrop Physical Anomaly Scale in patients with schizophrenia. The subjects were 76 schizophrenic patients (43 men, 33 women) and 82 normal controls (42 men, 40 women) of Bulgarian origin who were examined for minor physical anomalies. The correlations between the anomalies are low in schizophrenia, which indicates poor internal consistency of the scale, probably due to the heterogeneity of the anomalies in… CONTINUE READING

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