Transcultural validity of the Hypomania Checklist-32 (HCL-32) in patients with major depressive episodes.

@article{Gamma2013TransculturalVO,
  title={Transcultural validity of the Hypomania Checklist-32 (HCL-32) in patients with major depressive episodes.},
  author={Alex Gamma and Jules Angst and Jean Michel Azorin and Charles L. Bowden and Giulio Perugi and Eduard Vieta and Allan Hunter Young},
  journal={Bipolar disorders},
  year={2013},
  volume={15 6},
  pages={701-12}
}
OBJECTIVES There is mounting evidence that current diagnostic systems inadequately recognize clinically relevant levels of hypomania in depressed patients, thereby leading to an under-diagnosis of bipolar disorders and the associated risk of treatment that is inappropriate or may actually worsen illness course. The Hypomania Checklist-32 revised version 2… CONTINUE READING