Screening for depressive symptoms in the acute phase of stroke.

Abstract

Depressive symptoms can often be observed after stroke. We prospectively evaluated patients at a stroke unit in order to determine the occurrence and severity of depressive symptoms in the acute phase of stroke in 82 patients 7 +/- 2 days after admission to the stroke unit. Severity of stroke was evaluated by the Scandinavian and Orgogozo scales and the… (More)

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@article{Kellermann1999ScreeningFD, title={Screening for depressive symptoms in the acute phase of stroke.}, author={M Kellermann and Istv{\'a}n Fekete and Rudolf Gesztelyi and L{\'a}szl{\'o} Csiba and J{\'o}zsef Koll{\'a}r and Judit Sikula and D{\'a}niel Bereczki}, journal={General hospital psychiatry}, year={1999}, volume={21 2}, pages={116-21} }