Comparison of computer assisted scan diagnoses and clinical diagnoses of major mental disorders in Butajira, rural Ethiopia.

@article{Alem2004ComparisonOC,
  title={Comparison of computer assisted scan diagnoses and clinical diagnoses of major mental disorders in Butajira, rural Ethiopia.},
  author={Atalay Alem and Derege Kebede and Teshome Shibre and Alemayehu Geremew Negash and Negusse Deyassa},
  journal={Ethiopian medical journal},
  year={2004},
  volume={42 2},
  pages={137-43}
}
One of the major difficulties in mental health research is finding suitable research instruments. In the last few decades questionnaires that are supposed to work in different languages and cultures have been developed by WHO to solve this problem. One of such instruments is SCAN, an instrument which uses computer algorithm to make a diagnosis. It is meant… CONTINUE READING