ผู้วิจัย/Authors: Nattha Saisavoey, Woraphat Ratta-Apha, Nantawat Sitdhiraksa
ชื่อเรื่อง/Title: The Thai digs validity reliability & Benefit in psychiatric research
แหล่งที่มา/Source: The 1st Asia Pacific Regional Conference of The International Association for Suicide Prevention (AISP), 6-8 October 2004, The Imperial Queen's Park Hotel, Bangkok Thailand, Page 27
รายละเอียด / Details:
Objectives: To study the diagnosis validity, inter reliability test-retest reliability and the application of the Thai version of DIGS. Methods: A total of 204 subjects with establish psychiatric diagnosis by trained psychiatrist were recruited from Siriraj and Arpakorn Kiattiwong Hospital. The subjects were interviewed by an interviewer in the presence of an observer (co-rater) who simultaneously completed a DIGS. Two weeks later, subjects were interviewed again by a third interviewer (retest-interview). We study the diagnosis validity inter-rater and test-retest reliability. Results: The validity of the DIGS is 82.14% The kappa of inter-rater reliability is 0.86 The kappa of test-retest reliability is 0.73 Conclusion: The Thai version of DIGS demonstrated excellent validity and inter-rater reliability, and good 2-week test-retest reliability.
Keywords: psychiatry, psychiatric research, psychiatric diagnosis, Thai digs, DIGS, test
Address: Department of psychiatry, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
Country of publication: Thailand.
Category: Abstract Paper.