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Section 5
ICD-11 vs DSM-5: Approach
to Revisions and Resultant PTSD Diagnoses

Question 5 | Test | Table of Contents

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- Bovin, M. J., PhD, Camden, A. A., and Weathers, F. W., PhD. (2021). Literature on DSM-5 and ICD-11: An Update. PTSD Research Quarterly, 32(2), 1-9.

Peer-Reviewed Journal Article References:
Charak, R., Cano-Gonzalez, I., Shevlin, M., Ben-Ezra, M., Karatzias, T., & Hyland, P. (2022). Dimensional latent structure of ICD-11 posttraumatic stress disorder, complex PTSD, and adjustment disorder: Evidence from Ghana, Kenya, and Nigeria. Traumatology, 28(2), 223–234.

Gelezelyte, O., Roberts, N. P., Kvedaraite, M., Bisson, J. I., Brewin, C. R., Cloitre, M., Kairyte, A., Karatzias, T., Shevlin, M., & Kazlauskas, E. (2022). Validation of the International Trauma Interview (ITI) for the clinical assessment of ICD-11 posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and complex PTSD (CPTSD) in a Lithuanian sample. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 13(1), Article 2037905.

Li, J., Wang, W., Hu, W., Yuan, Z., Zhou, R., Zhang, W., & Qu, Z. (2021). Validation of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and complex PTSD in Chinese children as per the ICD-11 proposals using the International Trauma Questionnaire. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 12(1), Article 1888525.

The ICD-11 introduced two “sibling disorders”: non-complex and complex. As a result, the diagnosis now includes what core elements? To select and enter your answer go to Test.