The clinical global impressions scale: applying a research tool in clinical practice.

@article{Busner2007TheCG,
  title={The clinical global impressions scale: applying a research tool in clinical practice.},
  author={Joan Busner and Steven D Targum},
  journal={Psychiatry (Edgmont (Pa. : Township))},
  year={2007},
  volume={4 7},
  pages={
          28-37
        }
}
OBJECTIVE This paper reviews the potential value in daily clinical practice of an easily applied research tool, the Clinical Global Impressions (CGI) Scale, for the nonresearcher clinician to quantify and track patient progress and treatment response over time. METHOD The instrument is described and sample patient scenarios are provided with scoring rationales and a practical charting system. CONCLUSION The CGI severity and improvement scales offer a readily understood, practical… CONTINUE READING

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