Dimensional characteristics of the SCL-90-R: evaluation of gender differences in dually diagnosed inpatients.

@article{Carpenter1995DimensionalCO,
  title={Dimensional characteristics of the SCL-90-R: evaluation of gender differences in dually diagnosed inpatients.},
  author={Kim Carpenter and James B. Hittner},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychology},
  year={1995},
  volume={51 3},
  pages={383-90}
}
The dimensional characteristics of the SCL-90-R were assessed for both male and female dually diagnosed inpatients. Subjects included 402 males and 227 females who presented with concurrent psychiatric and substance use disorders at a private psychiatric hospital. Confirmatory factor analyses resulted in the rejection of four previous measurement models for both genders including the original nine symptom dimensions. Subsequent principal component analyses resulted in four- and seven-component… CONTINUE READING