A short matrix-version of the Edinburgh Depression Scale.

@article{EberhardGran2007ASM,
  title={A short matrix-version of the Edinburgh Depression Scale.},
  author={Malin Eberhard-Gran and Anne Eskild and Sven Ove Samuelsen and Kristian Tambs},
  journal={Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica},
  year={2007},
  volume={116 3},
  pages={195-200}
}
OBJECTIVE Given the importance of depression as a world health problem, depression assessment should be standard practice in large-scale health surveys. The aim of the study was to construct a short matrix-version of the Edinburgh Depression Scale (EDS) that can be used in questionnaire studies. METHOD On the basis of the complete EDS scale of ten items, answered by 2730 women, stepwise multiple regression analysis was used to find the combination of items that explains the maximum proportion… CONTINUE READING

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