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ERIC Number: EJ369948
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Mississippi Scale for Combat-Related Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Three Studies in Reliabilty and Validity.
Keane, Terence M.; And Others
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v56 n1 p85-90 Feb 1988
Explored the psychometric properties of the Mississippi Scale for Combat-Related Posttraumatic Stress Disorder to assess its internal consistency and factor structure. Administered the test to Vietnam veterans seeking help at Veteran Centers. Demonstrated high test-retest reliability, sensitivity of .93, specificity .89, and overall hit rate .90 when differentiating between posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and non-PTSD groups. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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