uses various factors such as- social and cultural influences, clinical symptoms to make a solid diagnosis and classification of a mental illness. The DSM-IV-TR is one such example of an multiaxial classification system.

MULTIAXIAL CLASSIFICATION: "Multiaxial classification involves using a variety of factors such as social and cultural influences in the determination of mental illness. "
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