DSM-5 field tests reliably detect schizophrenia

Clinicians trying out the new version of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, the DSM-5, largely come to the same conclusions, according to a trio of papers published online October 30 in the American Journal of Psychiatry. For schizophrenia, reliability in diagnosis and in dimensional measures of psychosis scored in the “good” range.

Read this story at Schizophrenia Research Forum.

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