The disease entity in psychiatry: fact or fiction?

  title={The disease entity in psychiatry: fact or fiction?},
  author={Assen V Jablensky},
  journal={Epidemiology and psychiatric sciences},
  volume={21 3},
BACKGROUND The current debate concerning the forthcoming revisions of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) and the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) lacks sufficient historical perspective on groundwork concepts in psychiatry, such as the nature of the disease entity, categorical typologies, dimensional models and… CONTINUE READING