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Interpersonal Activities Social Relationships : Includes initiating and maintaining interactions with others in contextual and social appropriate manner.
While measuring disability, interaction of impairment with environment is considered. There is no such time frame in IDEAS; most clinicians consider functioning over the past few weeks for assessing disability. We explored the impact of DOI on disability scores. Ignoring DOI would make the receiver operating characteristic curve more accurate area under the curve: 0. Table 1b shows classification function with 6 as cutoff.
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Our aim, thus, was to study the internal consistency and validity of IDEAS in patients with schizophrenia. Internal consistency was calculated using Cronbach's alpha. All item scores other than score on communication and understanding; total and global IDEAS scores correlated significantly with the positive, negative and general sub-scales, and total PANSS scores. Communication and understanding was significantly related to negative sub-scale score only. This study findings showed that the GOI-modified IDEAS had good internal consistency and construct validity as tested in patients with residual schizophrenia. Similar studies need to be done with other groups of patients.
Correspondence Address : Dr. Background: Disability associated with schizophrenia has an impact on various domains of life. The study aimed at assessing the certifiable disability, severity of the disability, and its correlates in patients with schizophrenia. Materials and Methods: Tertiary hospital-based cross-sectional study comprised of 63 patients with schizophrenia fulfilling the selection criteria. The data included sociodemographic and illness variables. Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale, Medication Adherence Rating Scale, and Glasgow Antipsychotic Side-effects Scale were used to assess the symptom severity, treatment adherence, and side effects, respectively. Data were analyzed using the Statistical Package for Social Sciences software.
PDF | Background: The Government of India (GOI) has recommended the use of Indian Disability Evaluation and Assessment Scale (IDEAS) for.
Click on image for details. Disability certificates in India: A challenge to health privacy. Indian J Med Ethics ; Gurgaon, India: Indian Psychiatric Society; Thara R.
Welfare programs for the disabled individuals have been carried out in many countries, in accordance with UNCRPD, through legislative measures. The social and political developments in India enabled legislation for such measures in India.
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