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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Löwe, B; Mundt, C; Herzog, W; Brunner, R; Backenstrass, M; Kronmüller, K; Henningsen, P 
Title:
Validity of current somatoform disorder diagnoses: perspectives for classification in DSM-V and ICD-11. 
Abstract:
BACKGROUND: The impending revisions of DSM-IV and ICD-10 provide an excellent opportunity to improve the diagnostic accuracy of the current somatoform disorder classification. To prepare for these revisions, this study systematically investigates the validity of the current classification of somatoform disorders. METHODS: We searched Medline, Psycinfo and reference lists to investigate convergent, divergent, criterion and predictive validity of the current somatoform disorder classification. RES...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Psychopathology 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
41 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
4-9 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0254-4962 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie