Bedside screening tools and structured interviews

Bedside screening tools and structured interviews

General diagnostic instrumentsSCID-5Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-5 Disorders
MINIMini-International Neuropsychiatric Interview
SCANSchedules for Clinical Assessment in Neuropsychiatry
NPI-QNeuropsychiatric Inventory (brief self-assessment version)
Mood disordersHAM-DHamilton Depression Rating Scale
MADRSMontgomery–Asberg Depression Rating Scale
BDIBeck Depression Inventory
Y-MRSYoung Mania Rating Scale
Anxiety disordersHAM-AHamilton Anxiety Rating Scale
BAIBeck Anxiety Inventory
Y-BOCSYale–Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale
BSPSBrief Social Phobia Scale
CAPSClinician Administered PTSD Scale
Psychotic disordersPANSSPositive and Negative Syndrome Scale
BPRSBrief Psychiatric Rating Scale
AIMSAbnormal Involuntary Movement Scale
BARSBarnes Akathisia Rating Scale
Substance use disordersCAGECAGE questionnaire
DASTDrug Abuse Screening Test
Cognitive and executive function screensMMSEMini-Mental State Examination
CDTClock-Drawing Test
DRSDementia Rating Scale
FABFrontal Assessment Battery


Adapted from Roffman JL, Mischoulon D, Fava M. Diagnostic rating scales. In Stern TA, Fava M, Wilens TE, Rosenbaum JF, editors. Massachusetts General Hospital Comprehensive Clinical Psychiatry. London, Elsevier, p. 64 


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