TITLE

The Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS): a useful screening tool in palliative care?

AUTHOR(S)
Lloyd-Williams, M; Freidman, T; Rudd, N
PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
Palliative Medicine;May2000, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p234
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the validity of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale in diagnosing depression in terminally ill patients. Rate of misclassification of depression; Level of acceptability; Sensitivity and specificity.
ACCESSION #
3128698

 

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