Depression Screening Scale Validation in an Elderly , Community-Dwelling Population

@inproceedings{Stukenberg2001DepressionSS,
  title={Depression Screening Scale Validation in an Elderly , Community-Dwelling Population},
  author={Karl W. Stukenberg and Jason R. Dura and Janice K. Kiecolt-Glaser},
  year={2001}
}
This study contrasted the relative effectiveness of an interviewer-rated instrument, the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale, and 2 self-report scales, the short form of the Beck Depression Inventory and the depression scale from the Brief Symptom Inventory, in identifying cases of depression. Cases of major depression, dysthymia, and depressive disorder not otherwise specified (NOS) were identified by means of the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-III-R (SCID) in a sample of 177 elderly… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 13 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 31 references

Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-lll-R--Non-Patient Version (saD)

  • R. L. Spitzer, J.B.W. Williams, J. Endicott, M. Gibbon
  • 1987

sessment of depression in geriatric medical outpatients : The validity of two screening measures

  • J. T. Okimoto, R. E Barnes, R. C. Veith, M. A. Raskind, T. S. Inui, W. B. Carter
  • Journal of the American Geriatrics Soci
  • 1987

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…