Diagnostic utility of a one-item question to screen for depressive disorders: results from the KORA F3 study

@inproceedings{Blozik2013DiagnosticUO,
  title={Diagnostic utility of a one-item question to screen for depressive disorders: results from the KORA F3 study},
  author={Eva Blozik and Martin Scherer and M. Lacruz and K H Ladwig},
  booktitle={BMC family practice},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Screening for depressive disorders in the general adult population is recommended, however, it is unclear which instruments combine user friendliness and diagnostic utility. We evaluated the test performance of a yes/no single item screener for depressive disorders ("Have you felt depressed or sad much of the time in the past year?") in… CONTINUE READING