Overview. The Conners' Adult ADHD Diagnostic Interview for DSM-IV ™ (CAADID ™) is a structured interview that assists in the process of diagnosing adult ADHD.It is most effective when used with other ADHD measures, such as the Conners CPT 3, the Conners CATA, and the CAARS. The Conners Adult ADHD Diagnostic Interview for DSM-IV (CAADID) is a structured interview that supports diagnosing adults with ADHD. It is most effective when used with other types of ADHD measures, such as the CAARS. The use of the CAADID with these other instruments is illustrated by case studies in the CAADID Technical Manual. Interview.
The Conners’ Adult ADHD Diagnostic Interview for DSM-IV (CAADID) 18 is a semi-structured, mixed interview consisting of 2 sections. Each part is designed to provide information needed to make a clinical determination on the presence or absence of the disorder.Cited by: 23. Downey KK, Stelson FW, Pomerleau OF, Giordani B. Adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: Psychological test profiles in a clinical population. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. 1997; 185:32–38. Epstein JN, Johnson D, Conners CK. Conners’ adult ADHD diagnostic interview for DSM-IV (CAADID) technical manual.Cited by: 32.
The Conners Adult ADHD Diagnostic Interview for DSM-IV (CAADID), a semistructured interview validated in clinical and research settings, 29 served as the gold standard by which the validity of the instruments was tested. We predicted that all 3 instruments would have adequate sensitivity, specificity, and positive and negative predictive values.Cited by: 30. Diagnosing ADHD in adults: limitations to DSM‑IV & DSM‑V proposals & challenges ahead review future science group www.futuremedicine.com 581 to predict the degree of functional impairment . However, the persistent cases of ADHD in that study were identified using looser diagnos‑ tic criteria than those in the DSM‑IV (see ).Cited by: 3.