DC-LD

AcronymDefinition
DC-LDDiagnostic Criteria for Psychiatric Disorders for Use with Adults with Learning Disabilities/Mental Retardation
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And, neither the DC-LD nor the DM-ID (or other diagnostic systems such as the DSM-IV and ICD-10) offer guidelines for determining this symptomatic threshold, above which an individual with intellectual disability would be thought to also have co-morbid ADHD.
The researchers found that the DC-LD more commonly identified the point prevalence of mental illness (35% of the cohort), compared to the ICD-10 (16%) or DSM-IV (15.
It is not found in the diagnostic criteria for ADHD offered in the DC-LD or DM-ID.