Reliability and validity of a Swedish version of the Dissociative Experiences Scale (DES-II).

@article{Krlin2007ReliabilityAV,
  title={Reliability and validity of a Swedish version of the Dissociative Experiences Scale (DES-II).},
  author={Dag K{\"o}rlin and Gunnar Edman and Henr{\'i}k Nyb{\"a}ck},
  journal={Nordic journal of psychiatry},
  year={2007},
  volume={61 2},
  pages={126-42}
}
The aim was to investigate the psychometric properties, i.e. reliability (internal consistency) and validity (factor structure and relationships with other scales) of the Dissociative Experiences Scale (DES) in a random sample from the Swedish population. Six hundred subjects between 18 and 59 years of age were randomly sampled from the population of a catchment area in a suburb of Stockholm and 181 patients with a range of post-traumatic disorders were included. A second-order analysis… CONTINUE READING