What is it about?

In this research we studied the inter-rater reliability and clinical utility of main psychiatric diagnoses for children and adolescents in the ICD-11 In two psychiatric institutions in Mexico City, as part of the World Health Organization work team for the study of new guidelines for mental health..

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Why is it important?

Many diagnoses were modified from ICD-10 to ICD-11, especially in the area of children and adolescents, so proving its reliability and utility in Mexico favors its use in the Latin American region.

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The preparation of the new ICD-11 guidelines, planing and devoloping the research, and writing this paper was a work of great pleasure. I wish to express my sincere thanks to all co-authors, out standing members of different scientific mental health institutions. I hope yo find this research provoking

Francisco de la Pena
Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatria Ramon de la Fuente Muñiz

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This page is a summary of: ICD-11 Guidelines for Mental and Behavioral Disorders of Children and Adolescents: Reliability and Clinical Utility, Psychiatric Services, April 2022, American Psychiatric Association, DOI: 10.1176/appi.ps.202000830.
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