Brief Smell Identification Tests
SKU: BSIT 001
The Brief Smell Identification Test (B-SIT) is a rapid and effective 5-minute screening test.
This 12-item version of the Smell Identification Test™ is useful for quantifying smell loss in situations where less than five minutes of time are available. Valuable in population surveys and general workplace studies. The odors are well known in most cultures. This version of the test employs the following odorants: banana, chocolate, cinnamon, gasoline, lemon, onion, paint thinner, pineapple, rose, soap, smoke and turpentine. Percentile norms, based upon 4,000 subjects, are available within the B-SIT Administration Manual. Note only available in English; for international tests, see Version A below.
SKU: BSITA 001
Version A, which is available in 10 languages, employs the following items: clove, leather, lemon, lilac, menthol, natural gas, pineapple, smoke, soap, strawberry, cherry and rose.
Taber et al. (2005) Ann Neurol 58(1): 155-160.
SKU: BSITB 001
Version B employs the following test items: strawberry, licorice, lemon, grass, coconut, rose, paint thinner, banana, pizza, clove, wintergreen, and lime. Only available in English; for international tests, see Version A.
See Hawkes et al. (1997) J. Neurol Neurosurg Psychiat 62: 436-446.
The Modified Brief Smell Identification Test™ includes intensity, pleasantness, and familiarity rating scales on each page. Ideal for research studies. Available in English and Spanish.
Provides detailed instructions for the valid administration and interpretation of the B-SIT.
Both BSIT manual and Score key may be utilized for all Brief Tests.
*Please Note: All BSITS must be purchased in increments of 10.
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