Depressive symptoms, anxiety, and quality of life in women with pelvic endometriosis.

@article{Sepulcri2009DepressiveSA,
  title={Depressive symptoms, anxiety, and quality of life in women with pelvic endometriosis.},
  author={Rodrigo de P Sepulcri and Vivian Ferreira do Amaral},
  journal={European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology},
  year={2009},
  volume={142 1},
  pages={53-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess depressive symptoms, anxiety and quality of life in women with pelvic endometriosis. STUDY DESIGN A prospective study of 104 women diagnosed with pelvic endometriosis. The Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) and the Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression (HAM-D) were used to evaluate depressive symptoms; the Spielberger State-Trait Anxiety Inventory (STAI) and the Hamilton Rating Scale for Anxiety (HAM-A) to evaluate anxiety symptoms; and the short (26-item) version of the World… CONTINUE READING