ERIC Number: EJ417822
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Prediction of Length of Hospitalization of Adolescent Psychiatric Inpatients Utilizing the Pd Scale of the MMPI and Demographic Data.
Faurie, Wanda C.
Adolescence, v25 n98 p305-10 Sum 1990
Examined whether selected personality and demographic information can be used to predict length of stay of adolescents in inpatient psychiatric program. Data from 140 adolescents revealed that only gender and presence of older sister(s) were significant in prediction of length of stay of inpatient adolescents with elevated scores on Psychopathic-Deviate scale of Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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