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Beck Depression Inventory

Aka: Beck Depression Inventory
  1. See Also
    1. Beck Depression Inventory for Primary Care
  2. Background
    1. Twenty-one question survey completed by patient
    2. Answers scored on 0 to 3 scale
      1. Minimal: 0
      2. Severe: 3
  3. Questions
    1. Sadness
    2. Hopelessness
    3. Past failure
    4. Anhedonia
    5. Guilt
    6. Punishment
    7. Self-dislike
    8. Self-blame
    9. Suicidal thoughts
    10. Crying
    11. Agitation
    12. Loss of interest in activities
    13. Indecisiveness
    14. Worthlessness
    15. Loss of energy
    16. Insomnia
    17. Irritability
    18. Decreased appetite
    19. Diminished concentration
    20. Fatigue
    21. Lack of interest in sex
  4. Interpretation
    1. Score <15: Mild Depression
    2. Score 15-30: Moderate Depression
    3. Score >30: Severe Depression
  5. Resources: Beck Depression Inventory
    1. General
      1. Intended for use by licensed professionals only
      2. Copyrighted by the Psychological Corporation
    2. Available for purchase from Psychological Corporation
  6. Reference
    1. Beck (1996) Beck Depression Inventory, Harcourt

Beck depression inventory (C0451022)

Definition (NCI) A twenty-one question survey completed by a patient, with each answer scored on a scale of 0 to 3, designed to measure presence of depression.
Concepts Intellectual Product (T170)
SnomedCT 273306008
English BDI - Beck depression invent, BDI, beck depression inventory, becks depression inventory, bdi, BDI - Beck depression inventory, Beck depression inventory (assessment scale), Beck Depression Inventory, Beck depression inventory
Spanish inventario de depresión de Beck (escala de evaluación), inventario de depresión de Beck
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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