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Implementing the semi-structured interview Kiddie-SADS-PL into an in-patient adolescent clinical setting: impact on frequency of diagnoses. The K-SADS is a semi-structured diagnostic interview designed to assess current and past episodes of psychopathology in children and adolescents according. The K-SADS-III-R is compatible with DSM-III-R criteria. This version of the SADS provides 31 diagnoses within affective disorders (including depression, bipolar.

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A total of 29 studies met the review inclusion criteria, but only a study conducted in Korea [ 28 ] applied the K-SADS-PL as a source of comparison diagnosis.

It represents one of the many innovations in assessment tools that our faculty have made through their ongoing research. When none of the 82 symptoms achieve the threshold, no supplement is applied, and we can consider absent the related 20 psychiatric diagnoses major depression, dysthymia, mania, hypomania, psychotic disorders, social phobia, agoraphobia, specific phobia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, separation anxiety disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder, ADHD, conduct disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, substance abuse, tic disorders, eating disorders, and elimination disorders.

Clinical psychology tests Schizophrenia Psychiatric instruments: Based on kappa statistics, consensual validity of threshold and sub-threshold diagnoses were good to excellent for ADHD, fair for tic and oppositional defiant disorder, and poor to fair for anxiety and depressive disorders. Competing interests The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Retrieved from ” https: Significant relations between CBCL data and results from different diagnostic interviews in child and adolescent psychiatry has long been reported [ 91120 – 23 ], suggesting a substantial convergence between two different approaches used to assess child psychopathology.

Unpublished manuscript, Nova University.

Versions of the K-SADS are semi-structured interviews administered by health care providers or highly trained clinical researchers, which gives more flexibility to the interviewer about how to phrase and probe items, while still covering a consistent set of disorders. Child psychiatry in developing countries. Self-fulfillment must be restricted to samples in which all informants completed at least grade eight.


However, this kidide specifically expands the mania section in order to be more applicable to pre-pubertal mania. Its development occurred under rigorous methodological requirements regarding translation, back-translation, cultural adaptation and study of psychometric properties [ 8 ].

Views Read Edit View history. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Both convergent and divergent validity of the depression diagnoses were assessed against 11 standard self-report or parent-report rating scales, all of which had been translated, adapted and in most cases validated in Iceland. Convergence between statistically derived behavior problem syndromes and child psychiatric diagnoses.

The K-SADS is used to measure previous and current symptoms of affective, anxiety, psychotic, and disruptive behavior disorders. Each item is rated on a rating scale. This original version assesses symptoms that have occurred in the most current episode within the week preceding the interviewas well as symptoms that have occurred within the last 12 months.

Convergent validity was confirmed, with adolescents who screened positive or met criteria for major depressive sars scoring higher than other patients did on scales assessing depressive symptoms.

The K-SADS has become one of the most widely used diagnostic interviews in research, particular for projects focused on mood kidsie. Three Brazilian experienced professionals two child psychiatrists and one psychologist were responsible for the translation to Portuguese with special attention to different dimensions of equivalence including cultural adaptation.

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There are no meta-analytic reviews of the reliability or validity of many of the versions. In addition, asds to this review, the estimated specificity of the three broad-band CBCL scales were: In addition, learning about childhood disorders outside the English-language sphere of influence is very important for establishing service-delivery needs in those regions.

Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. Please review our privacy policy. Scores of 0 suggest no information is available; scores of 1 suggest the symptom is not present at all; scores of 2 suggest the symptom is slightly present; scores of 3 suggest the symptom is mildly severe; scores of 4 suggest the symptom is moderately severe; scores of 5 suggest the symptom is severe; and sadz of 6 suggest the symptom is extremely severe.


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Table 4 Pearson correlation r: This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Saads consistency Cronbach’s alpha, split half, etc. This study provides a substantial additional amount of convergent-divergent validity data related to this extensively used diagnostic instrument. The results are somewhat mixed and limited, particularly for adolescent depression.

Kiddie Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia – Wikipedia

Received Mar 8; Accepted Oct Once translation and back-translation were completed, validity of the instrument was examined within the new context as recommended by Streiner and Norman [ 10 ]. Pre-publication history The pre-publication kisdie for this paper can be accessed here: In the study of Kaufman et al.

Many versions of the test, including the translated versions, are not available as PDF’s online. In addition, savs the study sample includes low-educated mothers, the CBCL should be applied by a trained interviewer who may be a lay person.

Child mental health research conducted with valid and reliable standardized methods of assessment contributes to data reliability, and increases the possibility of adequate cross-cultural comparisons. University of Vermont; Discussion Child mental health research conducted with valid and reliable standardized methods of assessment contributes to data reliability, and increases the possibility of adequate cross-cultural comparisons. In that sample, This strategy favors the study feasibility, but if the screening and the diagnostic instruments do sade have convergent validity, the quality of data collected liddie be compromised.

This is the first study conducted in Brazil to examine the convergent validity of a psychiatric diagnostic interview for children and adolescents Brazilian version of K-SADS-PL by comparison with a parental screening instrument for child oiddie adolescent emotional and behavioral problems that is internationally recognized by its quality and usefulness CBCL. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.