The importance of harmonising diagnostic criteria sets for pathological griefLenferink, L. I. M., Boelen, P. A., Smid, G. E. & Paap, M. C. S., 13-Nov-2019, In : The British Journal of Psychiatry. 4 p.
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Five different diagnostic criteria sets for pathological grief are currently used in research. Studies evaluating the performance of these sets indicate that it is not justified to generalise findings regarding prevalence rates and predictive validity across studies using different diagnostic criteria of pathological grief. We provide recommendations to move the bereavement field forward.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||The British Journal of Psychiatry|
|Early online date||13-Nov-2019|
|Publication status||E-pub ahead of print - 13-Nov-2019|
- Persistent complex bereavement disorder, prolonged grief disorder, ICD-11, DSM-5, complicated grief