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Table 3 Validation psychometric properties

From: Validation of cross-cultural child mental health and psychosocial research instruments: adapting the Depression Self-Rating Scale and Child PTSD Symptom Scale in Nepal

   DSRS (18 items) CPSS (17 items)
No indication to treat group (n = 134) Mean (SD) 11.0 (3.2) 16.5 (5.8)
Indication to treat group (n = 28) Mean (SD) 15.6 (4.1) 22.6 (6.4)
Group Differences T-test 6.52 5.00
  p-value <. 001 <. 001
Psychometrics AUC 0.82 0.77
  Cutoff score ≥ 14 ≥ 20
  Sensitivity 0.71 0.68
  Specificity 0.81 0.73
  Positive Predictive Value 0.36 0.35
  Negative Predictive Value 0.95 0.92
  Reliability (Cronbach's alpha) 0.67 0.86
  Test-Retest Reliability 0.80 0.85