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Sketchy: As accurate as you want them to be. That is, "real" IQ tests are taken in a controlled, supervised environment. They are also interpreted by professionals who take int account the test-taking environment. Automatic, on line tests o none of that. ...Read more
Mismeasure: Iq isn't worth measuring. The old tests were a good estimate of future academic performance, little else. Who cares? Steve gould's "mismeasure of man" is a good read about this old fad. Focus on working hard ; working smart in a complicated world where no two people have the same natural talents and many types of intelligence bring rewards. Best wishes. ...Read more
Online cognitive: Gosh, never heard of such a combination? Cognitive test makes sense, but be wary of online tests. In most states psychological testing must be done by a licensed psychologist, and this provides legal confidentiality. For general discussion see http://cpancf. Com/articles_files/internetpsychotherapyethics. Asp. ...Read more
Reading disorder: There has been some concerns online approaches are not substantially effective in treating these kind of Brain development problems. There could be computer delivered tools that would need to be customized. Dyslexia refers to a reading disorder in which reading is difficult despite normal intelligence. Strategies must be individualized education. Practice will be essential once the right approach ...Read more
Not really: I would go to a professional and take the real iq test. It is far broader an assessment of thinking and problem solving than any I've seen online. ...Read more
How can I get a pergnancy test secretly with out anyone finding out I bought one or anything? Could I use an online one?
I took a test online to see if I had a personality disorder. Got a 70% borderline. What exactly is that and what are some symptoms?
Borderline: Is a personality disorder characterised by severe mood fluctuations, chaotic unstable interpersonal relationships, disturbed identity & self-image, chronic feelings of emptiness, impulsivity, chronic recurrent suicidal behaviors, transient paranoea or dissociation, & inability to control anger. ...Read more
Are there any online tests that can advise if you have anxiety issues? It is too expensive to seek professional diagnosis for an uncertain hunch.
There are but..: Http://www. Mentalhealthscreening. Org/screening/default. Aspx the above link is one of many community mental health centers in the us who have offered on-line screening for anxiety. While helpful, reaching out to your primary care doctor to talk about your concerns and symptoms (such as stomach aches and muscle tension) will be far more complete and reassuring $ include a plan to adress the causes. ...Read more
I took the online pregnacy indacator n it said I was pregnate the test was suppose to be accurate?
No.... But: There are no official online tests from the government or aap recognized websites for the diagnosis of adhd. It's diagnosed predominately from careful history taking and in-office observation. However, there are questionnaires available online that can assist your doctor in making the diagnosis. One of the more widely used is the nichq vanderbilt which has parent and teacher versions. ...Read more
Yes: Try taking the stress test at "http://www. Bemindfulonline. Com/index. Cfm? Furl=/test-your-stress/&." this test is based on the perceived stress scale. Be aware that taking an online test without a mental health professional to assist in the interpretation of results is risky. Consider taking the test with the idea that it may provide some interesting results - nothing else! ...Read more
Screeners only: If you are worried enough about your young child's behavior to be looking for an on-line test for autism, you probably would be best served by seeking out an evaluation with an expert in autism. Screeners are getting better, but assessing symptoms of autism is complicated, especially for those who have not seen many children with the disorder at different ages. ...Read more
Any online: Any test online is not an 'industry standard' and subjected to rigorous peer review and data sampling. ...Read more
I had lab test done and looking at my online chart.... My mean platellet volume is 7.3. What does this mean?
Normal: Your mean platelet volume is normal.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is there an professional online test where you can get near accurate results for what mental disorders you have?
Don't recommend it: There are many variables that go into making accurate psychological assessments. On-line evaluations can have misleading results. Don't recommend it. ...Read more
I see varying opinions online and the first time I asked it was answered backwards. What are the chances of a Lyme test false negative?
There's a reason: The reason there are a variety of answers is because the chances of getting a false negative result DEPENDS on each situation. It depends on why the test was done, on how likely it is for a patient to currently have Lyme disease, and several other patient factors. For example, if a test is done on a patient who "does not" have Lyme disease, a negative result would have a 0% chance of being false. ...Read more
Not the best: At best, online tests for depression are only useful for screening depressive symptoms...And that is if you happen to stumble across a well researched one. The best way to determine if you have depression is to visit with a psychologist or psychiatrist since there are different types of depression, which have different causes, and require different treatments. ...Read more
No Single Test 4 Dx: Many people don't realize that there's no specific test that confirms diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (w/ or w/out hyperactivity). Important 2 rule out difficulties associated w/same symptoms of adhd, incl. Medical conditions, depression, anxiety, etc. Adhd can also be diagnosed in conjunction w/other conditions. 4 mayo clinic on adult adhd see http://mayocl. In/o69pd0. ...Read more
Consider seeing a: Psychologist or a psychiatrist for a comprehensive diagnostic assessment. ...Read more
No Self-Dx: Even if the tests on line were not vague, you still will need someone to help you explain the results. Number itself is meaningless, what's more important is the item analysis. Also, diagnosis is not given based on a single measure. There're several measures that assess whatever is needed for your diagnosis. Bottom line-- don't diagnose yourself, get a professional to do it. ...Read more
Is it possible for a negative Lyme disease test to be wrong? I read online it's correct maybe 60% of the time....
About lab tests...: If a person does a lab test that is correct 60% of the time, that may mean the test result is incorrect 40% of the time. If a patient's symptoms and history are suggestive of Lyme disease, a Lyme disease positive test result will be more likely to be a true positive. If symptoms and history are NOT suggestive of Lyme disease, a positive test result has higher chances of being a false positive. ...Read more
Is there any kind of online test or quiz that you know of that can help diagnose an eating disorder such as bulimia?
Online diagnosis: Eating disorders are serious business, and can have serious health consequences, see a human professional psychiatrist or clinical psychologist if u really have a q. About it - u r worth it. For some education see: http://cpancf. Com/eatingdisorders. Asp. ...Read more
Well I took some depression test online and I passed them all but is there still a chance I can get depression because I'm wooried
My dr told me I didn't have to fast before the DEXA suppression test for cortisol levels. I read online that u should fast, tho. Which I correct?
Fasting not required: Hi. Fasting is NOT required for a dexamethasone suppression test (DST). However, you MUST be off this rectal and topical glucocorticoids you've bee using! The longer off them, the better, before doing the DST. Good luck! ...Read more