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Table 4 Psychological status evaluations used in major studies of U.S. veterans of the first Gulf War

From: An assessment of survey measures used across key epidemiologic studies of United States Gulf War I Era Veterans

Psychological Domain Instrument Acronym Reference
Family and social support Social Provision Scale   [66, 67]
  Family Relationship Index FRI [68]
  Social Support Questionnaire   [69]
  Social Support   [70]
  Family Stress   [71]
  Family Adaptability and Cohesion Evaluation Scale FACES-II [72]
  Relationship Quality   [73]
Intelligence National Adult Reading Test NART [74]
  Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale WAIS [75]
  Shipley Institute of Living Scale SILS [76, 77]
Personality Neuroticism, Extroversion, Openness Personality Inventory NEO-PI [78]
  Dispositional Resilience Scale DRS [79]
  Eysenck Personality Questionnaire   [80]
Psychiatric status Hopkins Symptom Checklist HSCL [81, 82]
  Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 MMPI-2 [83]
  Personality Assessment Inventory   [84]
  Composite International Diagnostic Interview CIDI [85]
  Symptom Checklist-90-Revised SCL-90R [86]
  Diagnostic Interview Schedule DIS [87]
  Brief Symptom Inventory BSI [88, 89]
  Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-III-R SCID [90]
  Health Screening System HSS [91]
Depression Prime-MD/Patient Health Questionnaire PHQ [92, 93]
  Beck Depression Inventory BDI [94]
Anxiety Anxiety Sensitivity Index ASI [95]
  Beck Anxiety Inventory BAI [96, 97]
  State-Trait Anxiety Inventory   [98]
Cognitive Functioning Digit Span   [75]
  California Verbal Learning Test CVLT [99]
  Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test   [100, 101]
  Test of Memory Malingering TOMM [102]
  Wechsler Memory Scale WMS [103, 104]
  Recognition Memory Test   [105]
  Heaton Memory Test   [106]
  Continuous Visual Memory Test   [107]
  Auditory Verbal Learning Test AVLT [108]
  Trail-Making Tests A & B   [109, 110]
  Continuous Performance Test   [111, 112]
  Cognitive Failure Questionnaire   [113]
  Wisconsin Card-Sorting Test   [114]
  Stroop Test   [115]
  Performance On-line   [116]
  Rey-Osterrieth Complex Figure Test   [117, 118]
  Paced Auditory Serial Addition Test PASAT [119]
  Controlled Oral Word Association Test COWAT [120]
  Neurobehavioral Evaluation System Continuous Performance Test   [121]
  Behavioral Assessment and Research System BARS [122]
  Symbol Digit   [123]
  Simple Reaction Time   [124]
  Oregon Dual-Task Procedure   [125]
Psychomotor function Grip Strength Test   
  Symbol Digit   [123]
  Grooved Pegboard   [126]
  Purdue Pegboard   [127]
  Finger Tapping Test   [109, 128]
Health perception Sickness Impact Profile   [129, 130]
  Barsky Amplification Scale   [131]
  Illness Behavior Questionnaire   [132]
Quality of Life Quality of Life Inventory   [133]