A cross-validation study of clustering of schizotypy using a non-clinical Chinese sample

Y. Wang, D. Neumann, Ho Keung David Shum, R.C.K. Chan

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Abstract

This study aimed to examine whether the same clusters of individuals with schizotypy as reported in Western samples are present in a Chinese sample. Cluster analysis was conducted on the responses of 418 individuals to the Chapman Psychosis-Proneness Scales. Results revealed that similar clusters of schizotypy exist in Chinese and Western samples, and that the emotional and neuropsychological symptoms they manifest are consistent with their cluster type. © 2012 Elsevier Ireland Ltd.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)55-58
Number of pages4
JournalPsychiatry Research
Volume200
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 30 Nov 2012
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Chinese
  • Cluster analysis
  • Schizotypy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychiatry and Mental health
  • Biological Psychiatry

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