The development of the ICD-11 Clinical Descriptions and Diagnostic Guidelines for Mental and Behavioural Disorders.

@article{First2015TheDO,
  title={The development of the ICD-11 Clinical Descriptions and Diagnostic Guidelines for Mental and Behavioural Disorders.},
  author={Michael First and Geoffrey M. Reed and Steven E Hyman and Shekhar Saxena},
  journal={World psychiatry : official journal of the World Psychiatric Association},
  year={2015},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={82-90}
}
The World Health Organization is in the process of preparing the eleventh revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11), scheduled for presentation to the World Health Assembly for approval in 2017. The International Advisory Group for the Revision of the ICD-10 Mental and Behavioural Disorders made improvement in clinical utility an organizing priority for the revision. The uneven nature of the diagnostic information included in the ICD-10 Clinical Descriptions and… CONTINUE READING
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