Bush-Francis Catatonia Rating Scale (BFCRS)

23 questions to assess the severity of catatonia.

Questions

1.Immobility/stupor:
2.Mutism:
3.Staring:
4.Posturing/catalepsy:
5.Grimacing:
6.Echopraxia/echolalia:
7.Stereotypy:
8.Mannerisms:
9.Stereotyped & meaningless repetition of words & phrases (verbigeration):
10.Rigidity:
11.Negativism:
12.Waxy flexibility:
13.Withdrawal:
14.Excitement:
15.Impulsivity:
16.Automatic obedience:
17.Passive Obedience (mitgehen):
18.Muscle Resistance (gegenhalten):
19.Motorically Stuck (ambitendency):
20.Grasp reflex:
21.Perseveration:
22.Combativeness:
23.Autonomic abnormality:

References

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1. Immobility/stupor:

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Extreme hypoactivity, immobile, minimally responsive to stimuli.

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