PDSS - Panic Disorder Severity Scale
The PDSS is a 7-item self-report rating scale for panic disorder.
Once the patient has submitted it, you may preview it on the uninitialed documents tab in the EMR. However, do not initial it or it won't later be pulled into your Mobile Note.
- 0-1 Normal
- 2-5 Borderline
- 6-9 Slightly ill
- 10-13 Moderately ill
- 14-28 Markedly ill
- 0-2 Normal
- 3-7 Borderline
- 8-10 Slightly ill
- 11-15 Moderately ill
- 16-28 Markedly ill
Shear MK, Brown TA, Barlow DH, et al: Multicenter collaborative Panic Disorder Severity Scale. Am J Psychiatry 154:1571–1575, 1997
Furukawa TA et al: Evidence-based guidelines for interpretation of the Panic Disorder Severity Scale. Depress Anxiety. 2009;26(10):922-929