Cross-system agreement among demographic subgroups: DSM-III, DSM-III-R, DSM-IV and ICD-10 diagnoses of alcohol use disorders.

@article{Hasin1996CrosssystemAA,
  title={Cross-system agreement among demographic subgroups: DSM-III, DSM-III-R, DSM-IV and ICD-10 diagnoses of alcohol use disorders.},
  author={Deborah S Hasin and S Mccloud and Qing Li and Jean M Endicott},
  journal={Drug and alcohol dependence},
  year={1996},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={127-35}
}
Increasing importance is being placed on the appropriateness of methodologies for different population subgroups, such as women as well as men, non-Whites as well as Whites, and older and younger individuals. In the alcohol field, this applies to a number of areas, including the agreement between diagnoses of alcohol use disorders by different sets of diagnostic criteria. We tested the agreement between DSM-III, DSM-III-R, DSM-IV and ICD-10 criteria for alcohol dependence and abuse in… CONTINUE READING