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How is affective instability defined and measured? A systematic review

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Background: Affective instability (AI) is poorly defined but considered clinically important. The aim of this study was to examine definitions and measures of AI employed in clinical populations. Method: This study was a systematic review using the PRISMA guidelines. MEDLINE, Embase, PsycINFO, PsycArticles and Web of Science databases were searched. Also five journals were hand searched. Primary empirical studies involving randomized controlled trials (RCTs), non-RCTs, controlled before and a...

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10.1017/S0033291713002407

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Role:
Author
Journal:
Psychological Medicine More from this journal
Pages:
1-16
Publication date:
2013-09-27
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EISSN:
1469-8978
ISSN:
0033-2917
Pubs id:
pubs:436757
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uuid:245bc496-5a9f-48ea-bc9a-24ec1fc1b6ce
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pubs:436757
Source identifiers:
436757
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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