By Peter Tyrer, Caroline Methuen
This publication publications the reader throughout the the most important means of opting for which ranking scales to exploit for psychiatric study. selecting the best scales will prevent time and cash, and have an effect on the validity and comparison of your effects. every one scale is indexed with its quotation cost as a advisor to its reputation one of the examine group. it's the bankruptcy on ranking scales taken from our identify 'Research tools in Psychiatry' (3rd edn) from 2006
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