DSM-5 codes vs ICD-10. What’s The Difference?
Diagnostic codes can sometimes seem a little arcane, even to those therapists and physicians who are experienced with using them. Two of the more scrutinized diagnostic codes come into play when choosing to use the ICD-10 or the DSM-5 code. In truth, there are some differences and similarities between the two sets, which can make it confusing to know which one to use. In some cases, applying the wrong diagnostic code can draw questions and cause delays in the [...]