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Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia--Lifetime Version modified for the study of anxiety disorders (SADS-LA): rationale and conceptual development.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3806426     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The SADS-LA, a modification of the Lifetime Version of the Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia, was designed specifically for studies requiring detailed lifetime information on anxiety disorders, symptoms and traits. This article focuses on current difficulties in assessing and conceptualizing anxiety disorders, as addressed in the SADS-LA. The following topics are discussed: conceptual differentiation of certain anxiety disorders; sub-threshold symptoms and syndromes; the relationship between affective and anxiety syndromes; the residual category, Generalized Anxiety Disorder. We emphasize a lifetime sequential approach to diagnostic assessment for a comprehensive understanding of the interrelationships between mental disorders.
Authors:
S Mannuzza; A J Fyer; D F Klein; J Endicott
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of psychiatric research     Volume:  20     ISSN:  0022-3956     ISO Abbreviation:  J Psychiatr Res     Publication Date:  1986  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-03-11     Completed Date:  1987-03-11     Revised Date:  2007-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0376331     Medline TA:  J Psychiatr Res     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  317-25     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Agoraphobia / diagnosis
Anxiety Disorders / diagnosis*
Depressive Disorder / diagnosis
Diagnosis, Differential
Humans
Mood Disorders / diagnosis*
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder / diagnosis
Panic
Phobic Disorders / diagnosis
Psychiatric Status Rating Scales
Schizophrenia / diagnosis*
Grant Support
ID/Acronym/Agency:
MH-21411/MH/NIMH NIH HHS; MH-23864/MH/NIMH NIH HHS; MH-30906-06/MH/NIMH NIH HHS

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