There were no significant differences between the two groups in week 0 (baseline) on the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
(t = 0.
The Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
total score decreased 42% in the treatment group and 12.
The participants met the DSM-IV (American Psychiatric Association, 1994) criteria for major depressive disorder or dysthymia, which was determined by using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
(HDRS) and the Millon Clinical Multi-Axial Inventory II (MCMI-II) as measures of symptomatology.
Instruments for Measuring Depression Cornell Depression Scale (CDS)(25) Composite Depression Index (CDI)(24) Composite International Diagnostic Interview(CDI)(39) Center for Epidemiological STudies Depression Scale(CES-D)(13) Beck Depression Index (BDI)(13,14,20,38) Beck Hopelessness Scale (BHS)(24) Geriatric Depression Scale(GDS)(14,40) Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
(HDRS)(17-19,38) Hopkins Symptom Checklist (HSCL)(24) Montgomery-Asberg Depression Rating Scale(MAS)(25) Nurses' Rating Scale (NRS)(24) Present State Examination (PSE)(17-19) Zung Self-rating Depression Scale (ZDS)(12,17-19,23,24)
Among Assessment tools, Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
, Spielberger State and Trait Anxiety Inventory and Exaggeration of Physical Senses Scale were used in addition to the Health Anxiety Scale.
Phase IIb trial results show significant improvement in Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
scores on the effect on depressive symptoms in patients who did not respond adequately to citalopram monotherapy.
Scales often used to evaluate depression in schizophrenia are the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
(16) (HDRS), the Montgomery Asperg Depression Rating Scale (MADRS) and the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI).
The trials used Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
(HAMD-17) scores to assess the patients' depression.
plus a final Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
score <or = 8.
Methods: Patients hospitalized with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus or vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus species infections were evaluated with the Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale and the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
at baseline and again during hospitalization.
They examined whether dissociation and psychotic-like experiences, as measured by the Clinician Administered Dissociative States Scale (CADSS), the Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS), and the Young Mania Rating Scale (YMRS), and vital sign changes correlated with improvements in the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
(HDRS) at 40 minutes and 230 minutes post infusion, and at 1 and 7 days post infusion.
Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
(HDRS): HDRS is a structured tool used to measure the degree and the changes in severity of depression.