Health Anxiety Inventory Questionnaire

The Health Anxiety Inventory Short Week Scale is a type of ASSESSMENT TOOL.

The Health Anxiety Inventory Short Week Scale is made up of two parts. It measures anxiety and assesses to what extent PATIENTS:

The result of the Health Anxiety Inventory Short Week Scale identifies both hypochondriacal PATIENTS and people who are very health anxious. A cut off of 18 identifies those fulfilling DSM-IV diagnostic criteria for hypochondriasis. A cut-off score of 15 indicates a mixture of both hypochondriacal PATIENTS and people who are very health anxious but just miss the criteria for the clinical diagnosis.

 

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