Applicability of the Chinese Beck Depression Inventory.

  title={Applicability of the Chinese Beck Depression Inventory.},
  author={Yujian Zheng and Lai Wei and L G Goa and Guo Chun Zhang and Christopher G S Wong},
  journal={Comprehensive psychiatry},
  volume={29 5},
Using a sample of 329 currently depressed patients from 24 hospitals across China, this study assesses the reliability and validity of the Chinese version of Beck Depression Inventory (CBDI). Even though the internal reliability and the concurrent validity were good (Cronbach alpha = 0.846; r = 0.566), the results showed that the item of Loss of Libido was… CONTINUE READING