Zung Self-Rating Depression Scale


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Zung Self-Rating Depression Scale

a "self-report test" of 20 descriptors of depression on which clients rate themselves on a four-point scale ranging from "a little of the time" to "most of the time." The scale is useful in determining the depth or intensity of a client's depression.

Zung Self-Rat·ing De·pres·sion Scale

(zŭng self-rāt'ing dĕ-presh'ŭn skāl)
Self-administered scale to diagnose and quantify level of depression.
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Included articles measured depression using the Beck Depression Inventory, Zung Self-Rating Depression Scale, or Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS).
Depressed mood was measured using the Zung Self-Rating Depression Scale (Zung, 1986).
The patients were divided into two groups: those with depressive symptoms and those without depressive symptoms according to Zung Self-rating Depression Scale (SDS) score.
Numerous studies have examined comorbid depression in HBV [8-14] The measures on depression included the Beck Depression Inventory and its short version, [15] the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale [16] and the Zung Self-Rating Depression Scale [17].
Eleven studies used the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI); 11, the Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale (CES-D); 8, the two-item Primary Care Evaluation of Mental Disorders questionnaire (PRIMEMD); 7, the nine-item Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9); 4, the Zung Self-Rating Depression Scale (SDS); 3, the Harvard Department of Psychiatry/National Depression Screening Day Scale (HANDS); and 11, other validated methods, said Dr.
Eleven studies used the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI), 11 used the Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale (CES-D), 8 used the two-item Primary Care Evaluation of Mental Disorders questionnaire (PRIME-MD), 7 used the nine-item Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9), 4 used the Zung Self-Rating Depression Scale (SDS), 3 used the Harvard Department of Psychiatry/National Depression Screening Day Scale (HANDS), and 11 used other validated methods, said Dr.
The following tools were employed: a demographic data sheet, the Zung self-rating depression scale (Zung SDS), the Spiritual Involvement and Beliefs Scale (SIBS) and the WHO Quality of Life Scale (WHOQOL).
For that purpose the extensively researched Zung Self-rating Depression Scale (ZSDS) (World Health, 2012b; Zung, 1965, n.
Methodology: This was a cross-sectional study done in May, 2011 at Khyber Medical College, Peshawar on third year medical students using Zung self-rating depression scale.
The present study is a response to this recommendation and focuses on the study of depression measured with the Zung Self-rating Depression Scale (ZSDS) (Zung, 1965) in adult male CPs and healthy people (HP).
O grupo clinico tambem respondeu aos instrumentos Quality of Life Cancer-Survivor e Brief Zung Self-Rating Depression Scale.
They include Zung Self-Rating Depression Scale (24), the Beck Depression Inventory (25), the Hospital Anxiety and Depression (HAD) Scale (26), the Beck Anxiety Inventory (27), the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (28), and the Beck Depression Inventory II (29).