Exploring the Structural Relationship Between Interviewer and Self-Rated Affective Symptoms in Huntington's Disease

J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. Summer 2016;28(3):236-8. doi: 10.1176/appi.neuropsych.15090237. Epub 2016 Feb 22.

Abstract

This study explores the structural relationship between self-report and interview measures of affect in Huntington's disease. The findings suggest continued use of both to recognize the multidimensionality within a single common consideration of distress.

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Factor Analysis, Statistical
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Huntington Disease / complications*
  • Interviews as Topic / methods*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Mood Disorders / etiology*
  • Mood Disorders / psychology*
  • Psychiatric Status Rating Scales
  • Self Report*
  • Young Adult