The World Health Organization Adult ADHD Self-Report Scale (ASRS): a short screening scale for use in the general population.

@article{Kessler2005TheWH,
  title={The World Health Organization Adult ADHD Self-Report Scale (ASRS): a short screening scale for use in the general population.},
  author={Ronald C Kessler and Lenard A. Adler and Minnie Ames and Olga V Demler and Steve Faraone and Eva Hiripi and Mary J Howes and Robert Jin and Kristina Secnik and Thomas Spencer and Tevik Bedirhan Ustun and Ellen E. Walters},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={35 2},
  pages={245-56}
}
BACKGROUND A self-report screening scale of adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), the World Health Organization (WHO) Adult ADHD Self-Report Scale (ASRS) was developed in conjunction with revision of the WHO Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI). The current report presents data on concordance of the ASRS and of a short-form ASRS screener with blind clinical diagnoses in a community sample. METHOD The ASRS includes 18 questions about frequency of recent DSM-IV… CONTINUE READING
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