Concurrent Validity of the Depression and Anxiety Components in the Bahasa Malaysia Version of the Depression Anxiety and Stress Scales ( Dass )

@inproceedings{Musa2011ConcurrentVO,
  title={Concurrent Validity of the Depression and Anxiety Components in the Bahasa Malaysia Version of the Depression Anxiety and Stress Scales ( Dass )},
  author={Ramli Musa and Roszaman Ramli and Kartini Abdullah and Rosnani Sarkarsi},
  year={2011}
}
Objectives: The Bahasa Malaysia (BM) version of Depression Anxiety Stress Scales 21-item (DASS-21) has been widely used ever since the establishment of its validity. To consolidate the evidence of the BM DASS-21 validity by examining its concurrent validity. Methods: The BM DASS was administered together with the Hospital Anxiety and Depressive Scale (HADS) to a total of 246 patients at International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) Infertility Centre. Results: The anxiety domain of BM DASS… CONTINUE READING