Detection of postnatal depression — development of the 10 item Edinburgh... All sites used 1 of 2 subject selection methods to minimize sampling bias: The original PRIME-MD has been widely used in primary care research, and we expect that the PHQ may offer an advantage in future studies because of its comparable validity but greater efficiency.
A review of randomized trials of psychiatric consultation-liaison studies in primary care.
Mental disorders in primary care are common, disabling, costly, and treatable. Screening for major depression disorders in medical inpatients with the Beck Depression Inventory for Primary Care.
However, this is still a considerable amount of time in the primary care setting, where most visits are 15 minutes or less. Screening for postnatal depression in primary care: Economic evaluations of interventions for postnatal depression PND are essential to ensure optimal healthcare decision-making.
The clinician scans the completed questionnaire, verifies positive responses, and applies diagnostic algorithms that are abbreviated at the bottom of each page. J Am Geriatr Soc.
Little is... Sign in to access your subscriptions Sign in to your personal account. Vital Health Stat 13. The number of symptoms required for diagnosing major depressive disorder could remain the same as in DSM-IV , ie, 5 of 9 during the previous 2 weeks. Arch Fam Med.
How valuable do primary care physicians find the diagnostic information in the PHQ? The mean SD age of the patients was 46 17.
An item was added to the end of the diagnostic portion of the PHQ asking the patient if he or she had checked off any problems on the questionnaire: American Psychiatric Association; 1994. Table 1. Identifying Postpartum Depression: The value of screening for psychiatric disorders in rheumatology referrals.
Buy this activity. Table 2. Institutional sign in: As in the original study, the prevalences for PHQ diagnoses and MHP diagnoses were nearly identical, indicating that the PHQ did not have a systematic tendency to overdiagnose or underdiagnose any psychiatric disorder.
All except 1 site participated in these validation interviews.