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Preliminary studies of the ICD-11 classification of personality disorder in practice
OBJECTIVE: This study aims to compare ICD-10 and putative ICD-11 classifications of personality disorder in different clinical populations.DESIGN: Prospective recording of ICD-10 and ICD-11 personality disorder classifications ...
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence antisocial personality disorder guidance in the context of DSM-5: Another example of a disconnection syndrome?
In this paper, I will briefly discuss the process of our National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) review into treatments for antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) and summarize its findings, then ...
Other personality disorders
Personality disorders are psychiatric conditions described in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (4th ed., text rev.) (DSM-IV-TR) (American Psychiatric Association, 2000) and the International ...
The field of personality disorder (PD) treatment, research, service investment and overall development is moving through a potentially turbulent action phase with the development of revised diagnostic classifications in ...
Diagnosis and classification of personality disorder: Difficulties, their resolution and implications for practice
There are many difficulties associated with the diagnostic guidelines for personality disorder in the current international classificatory systems such as ICD-10 and DSM-IV. These lead not only to significant overlap with ...
Two studies on the prevalence and validity of personality disorder in three forensic intellectual disability samples
There is an extensive research literature on the association between personality disorder, antisocial personality disorder, and risk of future violent and sexual offences. Several studies have found an elevated prevalence ...
Sex addiction and gambling disorder: Similarities and differences
Objective: Recently, the DSM-5 has developed a new diagnostic category named "Substance-related and Addictive Disorders". This category includes gambling disorder (GD) as the sole behavioral addiction, but does not include ...
DSM-5 and ICD-11 on personality disorder: A lawyer's perspective
Medical definitions are not merely abstract categorizations. They are used in the real world, where they have social effects, and nowhere is this more true than for diagnoses of personality disorder. This article considers ...
Assessment of personality disorder
In 2003 the Department of Health, in conjunction with the National Institute for Mental Health in England, outlined the government's plan for the provision of mental health services for people with a diagnosis of personality ...