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Comorbidity of mental disorders with alcohol and other drug abuse. Results from the Epidemiologic Catchment Area (ECA) Study.
TLDR
Comorbidity of addictive and severe mental disorders was highest in the prison population, most notably with antisocial personality, schizophrenia, and bipolar disorders.
SCAN. Schedules for Clinical Assessment in Neuropsychiatry.
TLDR
The new system, known as SCAN (Schedules for Clinical Assessment in Neuropsychiatry), includes the 10th edition of the PSE as one of its core schedules, preliminary tests of which have suggested that reliability is similar to that of PSE-9.
The Composite International Diagnostic Interview. An epidemiologic Instrument suitable for use in conjunction with different diagnostic systems and in different cultures.
TLDR
The design and development of the CIDI is described and the current field testing of a slightly reduced "core" version is described, allowing investigators reliably to assess mental disorders according to the most widely accepted nomenclatures in many different populations and cultures.
The NIMH Diagnostic Interview Schedule for Children Version 2.3 (DISC-2.3): description, acceptability, prevalence rates, and performance in the MECA Study. Methods for the Epidemiology of Child and
TLDR
The DISC-2 is a reliable and economical tool for assessing child psychopathology and the 2.3 version of the instrument provides a significant improvement over earlier versions.
The de facto US mental and addictive disorders service system. Epidemiologic catchment area prospective 1-year prevalence rates of disorders and services.
TLDR
Potential 1-year prevalence and service use rates of mental and addictive disorders in the US population and applications to US health care system reform options are considered in the context of other variables that will determine national health policy.
The Hierarchical Taxonomy of Psychopathology (HiTOP): A Dimensional Alternative to Traditional Nosologies
TLDR
The HiTOP promises to improve research and clinical practice by addressing the aforementioned shortcomings of traditional nosologies and provides an effective way to summarize and convey information on risk factors, etiology, pathophysiology, phenomenology, illness course, and treatment response.
Lifetime prevalence of specific psychiatric disorders in three sites.
Lifetime rates are presented for 15 DSM-III psychiatric diagnoses evaluated in three large household samples on the basis of lay interviewers' use of the Diagnostic Interview Schedule. The most
One-month prevalence of mental disorders in the United States. Based on five Epidemiologic Catchment Area sites.
TLDR
One-month prevalence results were determined from 18,571 persons interviewed in the first-wave community samples of all five sites that constituted the National Institute of Mental Health Epidemiologic Catchment Area Program, and men had higher rates of substance abuse and antisocial personality, whereas women hadHigher rates of affective, anxiety, and somatization disorders.
DSM-5 field trials in the United States and Canada, Part II: test-retest reliability of selected categorical diagnoses.
TLDR
Most diagnoses adequately tested had good to very good reliability with these representative clinical populations assessed with usual clinical interview methods.
The DISC Predictive Scales (DPS): efficiently screening for diagnoses.
TLDR
The DISC Predictive Scales can accurately determine subjects who can safely be spared further diagnostic inquiry in any diagnostic area and has the potential to speed up structured diagnostic interviewing considerably.
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