Validation of the German version of the brief assessment of cognition in Schizophrenia (BACS) - preliminary results.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The German version of the BACS showed high test-retest reliability. Sensitivity and specificity scores demonstrated good ability to differentiate between patients and controls. The study suggests that the German Version of the BACS is a useful scale to evaluate cognitive functioning.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Sachs, G; Winklbaur, B; Jagsch, R; Keefe, RSE

Published Date

  • March 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 26 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 74 - 77

PubMed ID

  • 20427153

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1778-3585

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.eurpsy.2009.10.006


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England