Beck Depression Inventory


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Beck Depression Inventory

(bĕk)
A trademark for a standardized questionnaire used to diagnose depression.

Beck Depression Inventory

Beck Hopelessness Scale Psychiatry A questionnaire that assesses the severity of depression by evaluating self-dissatisfaction, indecisiveness, work difficulty, fatigability, suicidal ideation. See Depression, Personal Attributes Questionnaire. Cf Beck Depression Inventory.

Beck De·pres·sion In·ven·to·ry

(BDI) (bek dĕ-presh'ŭn in'vĕn-tōr-ē)
Standardized psychiatric questionnaire in which the subject rates statements on a sliding scale; used in the diagnosis of depression.
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The mean+-SD scores for Beck Depression Inventory analysis was 18.6+-9.8 for study group and 18.5+-7.1 for control group and there was not a statistically significant diffrence.
deviation of students' responses along with Beck Depression Inventory explanation was made on the following criteria; Ethical approval was taken from the Institutional Review Board (IRB) of the University of Swat.
Psycho metric properties of the Beck Depression Inventory: Twenty-five years of evaluation.
Reliability and validity of Beck Depression Inventory among general population in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.
Validity and clinical utility of subtyping by the Beck Depression Inventory in women seeking gastric bypass surgery.
The Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) is a valid and reliable measure of the intensity of depressive symptomatology and has been used extensively in research studies designed to assess the efficacy of pharmacological interventions and in the detection of depression in medical patients.10,11 Primary aim of this study was to determine the level of depression in patients of AV and correlate severity of depression with gender, duration, severity and scarring of acne vulgaris.
Scores of Leicester Cough Questionnaire, cough visual analog scale, and Beck Depression Inventory Parameter Result (n=30) Mean [+ or -] SD Range Leicester cough questionnaire 13.2 [+ or -] 3.1 3-21 Cough visual analog scale 47 [+ or -] 18.5 Mild 0-30 Moderate 40-60 Severe 70-100 Beck Depression Inventory 15.2 [+ or -] 9.2 Normal 0-9 Mild 10-18 Moderate 19-29 Severe 30-63 SD: Standard deviation.
The Beck Depression Inventory consists of 21 items which assess the intensity and structure of the symptoms of depression in normal population and psychiatric patients.
Beck Depression Inventory: It measures physiological, emotional, cognitive, and motivational symptoms observed in depression.
Psychometric properties of the Beck Depression Inventory: Twenty-five years of evaluation.
Measurement of depression in Mexican patients with rheumatoid arthritis: Validity of the Beck Depression Inventory. Arthrithis Care and Research, 10(3), 194-199.
Beck Depression Inventory Scale-II is used to assess degree of depression among medical students with a cutoff value 10 and above.