Single item measures of self-rated mental health: a scoping review

@inproceedings{Ahmad2014SingleIM,
  title={Single item measures of self-rated mental health: a scoping review},
  author={Farah Ahmad and Anuroop K Jhajj and Donna Eileen Stewart and M. D. Burghardt and Arlene S Bierman},
  booktitle={BMC health services research},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND A single-item measure of self-rated mental health (SRMH) is being used increasingly in health research and population health surveys. The item asks respondents to rate their mental health on a five-point scale from excellent to poor. This scoping study presents the first known review of the SRMH literature. METHODS Electronic databases of Medline, CINAHL, PsycINFO, EMBASE and Cochrane Reviews were searched using keywords. The databases were also searched using the titles of surveys… CONTINUE READING

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