Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale
- Factor structure of the WAIS-R Italian version compared with American and British solutions. Laicardi, Caterina; Frustaci, Antonio // Psychological Reports;Dec96 Part 2, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p1171
Investigates the possible factor structure of the Italian adaptation of the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale-Revised and its congruity with American and British solutions. Principal components analysis of the factor structure; Suitability of the three-factor solution in the Italian sample;...
- The Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale--revised, revisited. Czubaj, Camilla Anne // Education;Winter96, Vol. 117 Issue 2, p271
Examines the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale-Revised, the most utilized instrument for measuring an adult's intelligence quotient (IQ). IQ discrepancies resulting from the inaccuracy of WAIS-R assessment; Generalizations adopted by doctors in determining cognitive deficits with brain injury.
- Common short forms of the spanish wechsler adult intelligence scale. Demsky, Yvonne I.; Gass, Carlton S. // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Dec97 Part 1, Vol. 85 Issue 3, p1121
Presents a test on the common short forms of Spanish Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale (WAIS) on the adult intelligence scale. Information on the four test version; What are the values of the four test version; Suggestion of the results.
- Diagnostic Validity of Wechsler Subtest Scatter. Watkins, Marley W. // Learning Disabilities -- A Contemporary Journal;Sep2005, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p18
The article evaluates the diagnostic validity of four separate operationalizations of Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC) III subtest scatter. More recently, WISC-III range and profile variability index (PVI) were unable to exhibit adequate diagnostic accuracy for students with...
- Intrasubtest scatter on the WAIS-III information subtest and psychometrically defined retrieval... Ryan, Joseph J.; Paul, Christine A. // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Dec99 Part 1, Vol. 89 Issue 3, p1052
Investigates the association between amount of intrasubtest scatter on the Information subtest and the presence of psychometrically defined retrieval deficits. Utilization of patients referred for neuropsychological evaluation and a matched-groups design; Use of the Wechsler Adult Intelligence...
- Prediction of Boston naming test performance from vocabulary scores: Preliminary guidelines for... Killgore, William D. Scott; Adams, Russell L. // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Aug99, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p327
Focuses on the prediction of Boston naming test performance from vocabulary scores. Frequency of false positive dysnomic classifications of patients with limited vocabulary skills resulting the test; Score adjustments made to account for the significant shared variance between scores on the...
- Relationship between the quick test and WAIS-R in low-functioning criminal defendants. Simon, Michael J. // Psychological Reports;Dec95 Part 1, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p1001
Compares the Quick Test and WAIS-R scores of a sample of low-functioning criminal defendants. Provision of an accurate estimate.
- Standardising the WAIS-III and the WMS-III for South Africa: legislative, psychometric, and policy issues. Nell, Victor // South African Journal of Psychology;Sep99, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p128
The South African Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) has entered into a licencing agreement with the Psychological Corporation to norm the third revision of the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale (WAIS-III) for use with South African adults. The WAIS-III was co-normed in the United States...
- Modeling the dynamic hypotheses of Gf-Gc theory using longitudinal life-span data. McArdle, John J.; Hamagami, Fumiaki; Meredith, William; Bradway, Katherine P. // Learning & Individual Differences;2000, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p53
This research uses longitudinal data from the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale (WAIS) and linear structural equation models (e.g., LISREL) in an evaluation of the structural, kinematic, and dynamic hypotheses of the "theory of fluid and crystallized intelligence." In a first set of analyses we...