The development of a computerized assessment for minor psychiatric disorder.

@article{Lewis1988TheDO,
  title={The development of a computerized assessment for minor psychiatric disorder.},
  author={Glyn Lewis and Anthony J Pelosi and Eric Tetteh Glover and G. Wilkinson and Stephen A Stansfeld and Paul Williams and Michael Shepherd},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  year={1988},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={737-45}
}
This paper describes the development, validation and use of a computerized assessment for minor psychiatric disorder based on the Clinical Interview Schedule (CIS; Goldberg et al. 1970). There was good agreement between the computerized assessment and the CIS administered by psychiatrists, both in assessing overall severity and in defining 'cases' of psychiatric disorder. Individual symptoms elicited by the computer and the CIS were compared, and the levels of agreement found were similar to… CONTINUE READING