Confirmatory factor analysis of the delirium rating scale revised-98 (DRS-r98)

Steven Thurber, Yasuhiro Kishi, Paula T. Trzepacz, Jose G. Franco, David J. Meagher, Yanghyun Lee, Jeong Lan Kim, Leticia M. Furlanetto, Daniel Negreiros, Ming Chyi Huang, Chun Hsin Chen, Jacob Kean, Maeve Leonard

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摘要

Principal components analysis applied to the Delirium Rating Scale-Revised-98 contributes to understanding the delirium construct. Using a multisite pooled international delirium database, the authors applied confirmatory factor analysis to Delirium Rating Scale-Revised-98 scores from 859 adult patients evaluated by delirium experts (delirium, N=516; nondelirium, N=343). Confirmatory factor analysis found all diagnostic features and core symptoms (cognitive, language, thought process, sleep-wake cycle, motor retardation), except motor agitation, loaded onto factor 1. Motor agitation loaded onto factor 2 with noncore symptoms (delusions, affective lability, and perceptual disturbances). Factor 1 loading supports delirium as a single construct, but when accompanied by psychosis, motor agitation’s role may not be solely as a circadian activity indicator.

原文英語
頁(從 - 到)e122-e127
期刊Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences
27
發行號2
DOIs
出版狀態已發佈 - 2015

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • 精神病學和心理健康
  • 神經病學(臨床)

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