Table 2The main instruments available for the assessment of borderline personality disorder

Diagnostic Interview for DSM-IV Personality Disorders (DIPD-IV) (Zanarini, 1983)
Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV Personality Disorders (SCID-II) (First et al., 1997)
Structured Interview for DSM-IV Personality (SIDP-IV) (Pfohl et al., 1997)
International Personality Disorder Examination (IPDE) (Loranger et al., 1996)
Personality Assessment Schedule (PAS) (Tyrer et al., 1979)
Standardised Assessment of Personality (SAP) (Mann et al., 1999)


Cover of Borderline Personality Disorder
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