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Validation of DIVA 2.0

The DIVA 2.0 has been validated in a Swedish and Spanish study.

The DIVA-5 in a Korean study.


1) Petterson R, Söderström S, Nilsson KW. Diagnosing ADHD in Adults: An Examination of the Discriminative Validity of Neuropsychological Tests and Diagnostic Assessment Instruments. J Atten Disord. 2015 Dec 17

Diagnosing ADHD in Adults An Examination of the Discriminative Validity of Neuropsychological Tests and Diagnostic Assessment Instruments.

Conclusion:
The DIVA 2.0 was found to have a good ability to discriminate between patients with and without ADHD (sensitivity 90.0%, specificity 72.9%)


2) Ramos-Quiroga JA, Nasillo V, Richarte V, Corrales M, Palma F, Ibáñez P, Michelsen M, Van de Glind G, Casas M, Kooij JJ. Criteria and Concurrent Validity of DIVA 2.0: A Semi-Structured Diagnostic Interview for Adult ADHD. J AttenDisord. 2016 Apr 28.

Criteria and Concurrent Validity of DIVA 2.0: A Semi-Structured Diagnostic Interview for Adult ADHD.

Conclusion:
The DIVA 2.0 is a reliable tool for assessing and diagnosing Adult ADHD and is the only one that offers free online access for clinical and research purposes.


3) Minha Hong 1 JJ Sandra Kooij 2,3 Bongseog Kim 4 Yoo-Sook Joung 5 Hanik K Yoo 6 Eui-Jung Kim 7 Soyoung Irene Lee 8 Soo-Young Bhang 9 Seung Yup Lee 10 Doug Hyun Han 11 Young Sik Lee 11 Geon Ho Bahn 10

Validity of the Korean Version of DIVA-5: A Semi-Structured Diagnostic Interview for Adult ADHD

Conclusion:
The Korean version of DIVA-5 is a reliable tool for assessing and diagnosing ADHD in adult Korean populations.

 

1 Department of Psychiatry, Myongji Hospital, Hanyang University College of Medicine, Goyang, Korea; 2PsyQ, Psycho-Medical Programs, Expertise Center Adult ADHD, The Hague, The Netherlands; 3Department of Psychiatry, Amsterdam University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; 4Department of Psychiatry, Inje University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea; 5Department of Psychiatry, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea; 6Department of Clinical Psychiatry, Seoul Brain Research Institute, Seoul, Korea; 7Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea; 8Department of Psychiatry, Soonchunhyang University College of Medicine, Bucheon, Korea; 9Department of Psychiatry, Nowon Eulji University Hospital, Eulji University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea; 10Department of Psychiatry, Kyung Hee University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea; 11Department of Psychiatry, Chung-Ang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea