Self report questionnaires are economical instruments for routine outcome assessment. Self report questionnaires are economical instruments for routine outcome assessment.
Brief symptom inventory test review.
Brief symptom inventory questions. The brief symptom inventory bsi consists of 53 items covering nine symptom dimensions. The efficient brief symptom inventory instrument provides patient reported data to support clinical decision making at intake and during the course of treatment in multiple settings. Use bsi to help assess patients and objectively support care management decisions.
Global severity index positive symptom distress index and positive symptom total. The bsi was designed to measure nine symptom constructs and 49 of the items are used as indicators for these nine specific subscales somatization obsessive compulsive interpersonal sensitivity depression anxiety hostility phobic. The response format is ordinal with the five likert type response statements being 0 not at all 1 a little bit 2 moderately 3 quite a bit and 4 extremely.
Recklitis cj blackmon je chang g. The brief symptom inventory with 53 items bsi. 18 item questionnaire divided into 3 sections 6 questions each.
In this study the performance of the german version of the outcome questionnaire 45 oq 45 and the brief. Each item of the bsi is rated on a 5 point scale of distress 0 4 ranging from not at all 0 at one pole to extremely 4 at the other. It is essentially the brief form of the scl r 90.
Somatization som e g faintness or dizziness obsessive compulsive oc e g having to check and double check what you do interpersonal sensitivity is e g feeling inferior to others depression dep e g feeling no interest in things anxiety anx e g feeling tense or keyed up hostility hos e g. The short version of the brief symptom inventory bsi 18 is an easily applicable reliable and valid self report measure in wide international use. 13 17 19 23 which measures psychological distress and its shortened version the brief symptom inventory with 18 items bsi 18.
To identify self reported clinically relevant psychological symptoms in adolescents and adults. However it is a very long and time consuming questionnaire which is why two brief symptom inventory versions of the symptom checklist scl 90 r were developed 12 18 20 21. Discomfort in the near past.
The brief symptom inventory bsi is a 53 item self report symptom inventory designed to reflect the psychological symptom patterns. It assesses the syndroms of somatisation. Validity of the brief symptom inventory 18 bsi 18 for identifying depression and anxiety in young adult cancer survivors.
The bsi has nine subscales designed to assess individual symptom groups. And three global indices of distress. In this study the performance of the german version of the outcome questionnaire 45 oq 45 and the brief symptom inventory bsi was evaluated when applied in analysis of the outcome quality of psychiatric and psychotherapeutic interventions.
Comparison with a structured clinical diagnostic interview. Somatization obsession compulsion interpersonal sensitivity depression anxiety hostility phobic anxiety paranoid ideation and psychoticism.