Reliability of clinical ICD-10 schizophrenia diagnoses

  title={Reliability of clinical ICD-10 schizophrenia diagnoses},
  author={Klaus Damgaard Jakobsen and Julie E Nordgaard Frederiksen and Thomas Hansen and Lennart B. Jansson and Joseph Parnas and Thomas M. Werge},
  journal={Nordic Journal of Psychiatry},
  pages={209 - 212}
Concern has been expressed as to the reliability of clinical ICD-10 diagnosis of schizophrenia. This study was designed to assess the diagnostic reliability of the clinical ICD-10 diagnosis of schizophrenia in a random sample of Danish in- and outpatients with a history of psychosis. A sample of 100 subjects was assessed using the operational criteria OPCRIT checklist for psychotic and affective illness. The most recent principal and clinical ICD-10 diagnosis was compared with diagnoses… Expand
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