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Table 3 Duration of the DIA-X-5 interview by section

From: Test-retest reliability of the computer-assisted DIA-X-5 interview for mental disorders

DIA-X-5 section Interview duration (minutes)
  Mean (SD) Median Maxb
All sections (except non-diagnostic sections and A: Socio-demographics) 125.9 (58.7) 115.6 405.0
Section B: Tobacco use disorder 4.9 (4.9) 2.6 18.0
Section C: Somatic symptoms and related disorders (incl. Tablet module premenstrual dysphoric syndrome) 7.0 (4.7) 6.7 36.3
Section KA: Illness anxiety disorder a 4.7 (4.1) 2.8 16.9
Section SA: Separation anxiety disorder a 2.2 (3.2) 0.9 17.7
Section D: Anxiety disorders (panic, generalized anxiety, agoraphobia, social anxiety, specific phobia – with 5 subtypes) a 32.9 (22.5) 28.5 122.4
Section E: Depressive disorders a 16.1 (9.4) 16.6 44.0
Section F: Mania and Hypomania a 4.1 (3.3) 2.4 15.2
Section G: Psychosis-Screening (Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders) 4.3 (4.0) 2.6 20.6
Section H: Eating disorders 5.5 (3.7) 5.0 17.5
Section I: Alcohol use disorder a 6.8 (3.8) 6.7 18.7
Section K: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (and screening for related disorders) a 6.3 (4.8) 3.9 18.6
Section L: Medication and illicit drug use disorders 6.7 (6.2) 4.9 36.8
Section N: Trauma and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder 8.7 (8.7) 6.9 47.8
Section AD: Adjustment disorder 6.6 (5.0) 6.2 18.6
Section AH: Attention-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder 3.3 (2.9) 2.1 16.5
Section OD: Oppositional-defiant disorder a (incl. Tablet module for disruptive mood dysregulation disorder) 1.8 (1.8) 1.2 11.0
Section SV: Conduct / Antisocial personality disorder 3.1 (2.7) 2.3 17.9
Section IE: Intermittent explosive disorder 2.0 (2.5) 0.7 10.7
Non-diagnostic sections
 Health service utilization and treatment module 5.7 (3.3) 4.8 16.1
 Interviewer observations 3.2 (3.8) 1.7 18.7
 Interviewer ratings 7.1 (4.5) 5.8 26.4
  1. aSection includes questionnaires/dimensional scales to assess current severity
  2. bMinimum duration for all sections is about 1 min