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List of DIGS Versions

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Original version of the DIGS created in 1991

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DIGS 1.0 with additional questions, some questions worded differently

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Derived from DIGS 2.0, omitted sections (Sections L, M, P-S, W, AA)

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Similar to DIGS 2.1, with the addition of medication variables in Section E and omission of two questions in Section J

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Derived from DIGS 2.0, ethnicity of grandparents asked, extra medications listed

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Derived from DIGS 2.0, some slightly different questions and interviewer notes throughout, telephone interview for cognitive status added

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Derived from DIGS 2.0, most major sections omitted other than mania, depression, anxiety, psychosis, and drug/alcohol use

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Derived from DIGS 3.0, Parental Loss Inventory added, no SAPS/SANS, some reference items omitted

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Same changes as above with an added SCID PTSD Module and Childhood Events Questionnaire

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Same changes as prior version with a modified PTSD Module, some instructions different from first two GenRED versions, no somatization/antisocial personality sections, all reference items omitted

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Derived from DIGS Version 3.0/B, omitted sections (Sections D, J), dissimilar sections (Sections A, B, C, P), and some added/dissimilar content

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Derived from DIGS 3.0 with additional Medical History questions

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Derived from DIGS 3.0/B, ADHD section added, many questions presented out of order

The VISDIGS Data Entry System is designed to enable users to enter all non-confidential data collected using the Diagnostic Interview for Genetic Studies (DIGS) into a database. Each form and screen in the VISDIGS Data Entry System reflects the pages of the paper version of the DIGS. Please note: the VISDIGS was designed in Microsoft Access using an older operating system.