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Year : 1992  |  Volume : 34  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 198-221

ICD - 10 Field Trials in India - A Report

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The draft of the tenth revision of the International Classification Of Diseases, Chapter V (ICD-10) was subjected to extensive field trials throughout the world. In India, Nine Field Trial Centres (PTCs) conducted the field trials. The results showed that the ICD-10 was quite adequate in its face-validity, reliability, applicability and ease of use. A brief account of the field trials and the result are reported.



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