Psychometric properties of disability measures among patients with social anxiety disorder.

@article{Hambrick2004PsychometricPO,
  title={Psychometric properties of disability measures among patients with social anxiety disorder.},
  author={James P Hambrick and Cynthia L. Turk and Richard G Heimberg and Franklin R. Schneier and Michael R. Liebowitz},
  journal={Journal of anxiety disorders},
  year={2004},
  volume={18 6},
  pages={825-39}
}
BACKGROUND Although recognition of the importance of disability as a construct has increased in recent years, there has been little examination of the reliability and validity of disability measures. METHODS This study examined three disability measures, the Liebowitz Self-Rated Disability Scale (LSRDS), the clinician-rated Disability Profile (DP), and the Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) among patients with a primary diagnosis of social anxiety disorder. RESULTS The disability measures… CONTINUE READING