Factor structure of the SCL−90 in a psychiatric population

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Administered the SCL-90, a 90-item revision of Hopkins Symptom Check List, to 358 unselected psychiatric outpatients. Responses were factor analyzed using a principal components procedure, and varimax rotation yielded 5 interpretable factors for which factor scores were derived--Depression, Somatization, Phobic Anxiety, Functional Impairment, and Hostile Suspiciousness. (14 ref) (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2006 APA, all rights reserved)

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