ProHealth health Vitamin and Natural Supplement Store and Health
Home  |  Log In  |  My Account  |  View Cart  View Your ProHealth Vitamin and Supplement Shopping Cart
800-366-6056  |  Contact Us  |  Help
Facebook Google Plus
Fibromyalgia  Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & M.E.  Lyme Disease  Natural Wellness  Supplement News  Forums  Our Story
Store     Brands   |   A-Z Index   |   Best Sellers   |   New Products   |   Deals & Specials   |   Under $10   |   SmartSavings Club

Trending News

Can Autoimmune Conditions be Reversed? Researchers Make a Surprising Discovery

How One Tiny Molecule Turned into One Huge Health Breakthrough

Nutrients Boost Stem Cell Function

Humans have three times more brown body fat

B12 Proven Essential for Every Cell

Soy isoflavones may benefit breast cancer patients

How B Vitamins Improve Brain Health, Cognition, Psychiatric Problems and Mood Disorders

Dietary prebiotics improve sleep, buffer impacts of stress, says study

Exercises to Help Prevent Urinary Incontinence

Higher red blood cell omega 3 levels in women linked to lower risk of mortality over 14.9 year media...

 
Print Page
Email Article

Reliability of interview information in a family study in the elderly

  [ 34 votes ]   [ Discuss This Article ]
By Heun R, Muller H, Freyberger HJ, Maier W • www.ProHealth.com • March 6, 1998


The aim of the present study was to evaluate the combined
test-retest and interrater reliability of different
psychiatric lifetime diagnoses yielded in the course of a
family study in elderly patients and controls. The following
interviews and questionnaires were used in combination: the
Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI), the
Structured Interview for the Diagnosis of Dementia of the
Alzheimer Type, Multi-infarct Dementia and Dementias of Other
Aetiology (SI-DAM), the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12)
and questionnaires for neurasthenia and recurrent brief
depression (RBD). Depressive and dementia disorders can be
diagnosed with good reliability in a family study setting with
the use of these instruments. The diagnoses of phobic
disorders, neurasthenia, RBD, subthreshold RBD and psychiatric
caseness as indicated by GHQ-12 scores were less reliable in
this setting and are therefore less suitable for use in family
studies.




Post a Comment

Featured Products From the ProHealth Store
Optimized Curcumin Longvida® Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Energy NADH™ 12.5mg

Looking for Vitamins, Herbs and Supplements?
Search the ProHealth Store for Hundreds of Natural Health Products


Article Comments



Be the first to comment on this article!

Post a Comment


 
NAD+ Ignite with Niagen

Featured Products

Energy NADH™ 12.5mg Energy NADH™ 12.5mg
Improve Energy & Cognitive Function
FibroSleep™ FibroSleep™
The All-in-One Natural Sleep Aid
Ultra ATP+, Double Strength Ultra ATP+, Double Strength
Get energized with malic acid & magnesium
Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor® Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor®
Reduce Fatigue up to 45%
Optimized Curcumin Longvida® Optimized Curcumin Longvida®
Supports Cognition, Memory & Overall Health

Natural Remedies

Bone Broth Benefits for Digestion, Arthritis and Cellulite Bone Broth Benefits for Digestion, Arthritis and Cellulite
The Remarkable Benefits of Reishi Medicinal Mushrooms The Remarkable Benefits of Reishi Medicinal Mushrooms
Looking for Energy? Turn to Plants. Looking for Energy? Turn to Plants.
How to Jump-start and Sustain Energy Production in CFS How to Jump-start and Sustain Energy Production in CFS
IBS, Crohn’s Disease, Colitis, and Other Digestive Disorders IBS, Crohn’s Disease, Colitis, and Other Digestive Disorders

CONTACT US
ProHealth, Inc.
555 Maple Ave
Carpinteria, CA 93013
(800) 366-6056  |  Email

· Become a Wholesaler
· Vendor Inquiries
· Affiliate Program
SHOP WITH CONFIDENCE
Credit Card Processing
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
Get the latest news about Fibromyalgia, M.E/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lyme Disease and Natural Wellness

CONNECT WITH US ProHealth on Facebook  ProHealth on Twitter  ProHealth on Pinterest  ProHealth on Google Plus

© 2017 ProHealth, Inc. All rights reserved. Pain Tracker App  |  Store  |  Customer Service  |  Guarantee  |  Privacy  |  Contact Us  |  Library  |  RSS  |  Site Map