Diagnosis of bipolar II disorder: a comparison of structured versus semistructured interviews.

@article{Benazzi2003DiagnosisOB,
  title={Diagnosis of bipolar II disorder: a comparison of structured versus semistructured interviews.},
  author={Franco Benazzi},
  journal={Progress in neuro-psychopharmacology & biological psychiatry},
  year={2003},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={985-91}
}
  • Franco Benazzi
  • Published 2003 in
    Progress in neuro-psychopharmacology & biological…
BACKGROUND Reliability of bipolar II (BPII) disorder diagnosis is still a problem. Recent studies have shown that semistructured interviews by clinicians are better than structured interviews by nonclinicians for BPII diagnosis. The aim of the study was to find the degree of agreement in the diagnosis of BPII between the Structured Clinical Interview for… CONTINUE READING