Laura Batstra

Summary

Affiliation: University of Groningen
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Diagnostic inflation: causes and a suggested cure
    Laura Batstra
    Department of Special Needs Education and Child Care, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:474-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint DSM-5 further inflates attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Laura Batstra
    Department of Special Needs Education and Child Care, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:486-8. 2012

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Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Diagnostic inflation: causes and a suggested cure
    Laura Batstra
    Department of Special Needs Education and Child Care, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:474-9. 2012
    ..The goal is to control diagnostic inflation, to reduce the harms and costs of unnecessary treatment, and to save psychiatry from overdiagnosis and ridicule...
  2. doi request reprint DSM-5 further inflates attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Laura Batstra
    Department of Special Needs Education and Child Care, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:486-8. 2012
    ..We also address the possible harmful consequences of further expansion of this already broad, defined, and inflated DSM category...