TITLE

Dimensionality and scale properties of the Edinburgh Depression Scale (EDS) in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: the DiaDDzoB study

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Psychiatry;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p141
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a research which examines the dimensionality and scale properties of the Edinburgh Depression Scale (EDS) method of screening depression in people suffering from type 2 diabetes mellitus. According to the research, there are several factors which makes EDS an appropriate scale for measuring an attribute of general depression including, the fact that screening rules for mild and severe depression are applicable to both males and females.
ACCESSION #
66581746

 

Related Articles

  • Association of depression with treatment outcomes in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A cross-sectional study from Karachi, Pakistan. Zuberi, Saman I.; Syed, Ehsan U.; Bhatti, Junaid A. // BMC Psychiatry;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p27 

    Background: To assess the associations of depression with glycemic control and compliance to self-care activities in adult patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted at a tertiary-care hospital in Karachi (Aga Khan University Hospital). Equal numbers...

  • Comparison of the CES-D and PHQ-9 depression scales in people with type 2 diabetes in Tehran, Iran. Khamseh, Mohammad E.; Baradaran, Hamid R.; Javanbakht, Anna; Mirghorbani, Maryam; Yadollahi, Zahra; Malek, Mojtaba // BMC Psychiatry;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p61 

    Background: The quality of life in patients with various chronic disorders, including diabetes has been directly affected by depression. Depression makes patients less likely to manage their self-care regimens. Accurate assessment of depression in diabetic populations is important to the...

  • Algorithm for the treatment of type 2 diabetes: a position statement of Brazilian Diabetes Society. Lerario, Antonio C.; Chacra, Antonio R.; Pimazoni-Netto, Augusto; Malerbi, Domingos; Gross, Jorge L.; Oliveira, José E. P.; Gomes, Marilia B.; Santos, Raul D.; Fonseca, Reine M. C.; Betti, Roberto; Raduan, Roberto // Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome;2010, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p1 

    The Brazilian Diabetes Society is starting an innovative project of quantitative assessment of medical arguments of and implementing a new way of elaborating SBD Position Statements. The final aim of this particular project is to propose a new Brazilian algorithm for the treatment of type 2...

  • A randomised, controlled trial of a dietary intervention for adults with major depression (the "SMILES" trial): study protocol. O'Neil, Adrienne; Berk, Michael; Itsiopoulos, Catherine; Castle, David; Opie, Rachelle; Pizzinga, Josephine; Brazionis, Laima; Hodge, Allison; Mihalopoulos, Cathrine; Chatterton, Mary Lou; Dean, Olivia M.; Jacka, Felice N. // BMC Psychiatry;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1 

    Background: Despite increased investment in its recognition and treatment, depression remains a substantial health and economic burden worldwide. Current treatment strategies generally focus on biological and psychological pathways, largely neglecting the role of lifestyle. There is emerging...

  • Association of Depressive Symptoms With Impaired Glucose Regulation, Screen-Detected, and Previously Known Type 2 Diabetes. MÄNTYSELKÄ, PEKKA; KORNILOFF, KATARIINA; SAARISTO, TIMO; KOPONEN, HANNU; ERIKSSON, JOHAN; PUOLIJOKI, HANNU; TIMONEN, MARKKU; SUNDVALL, JOUKO; KAUTIAINEN, HANNU; VANHALA, MAUNO // Diabetes Care;Jan2011, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p71 

    OBJECTIVE-- To study the association between impaired glucose regulation (IGR), screen-detected type 2 diabetes, and previously known diabetes and depressive symptoms. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS-- Altogether, 2,712 participants from three hospital districts in Finland attended a health...

  • A Model of Community-Based Behavioral Intervention for Depression in Diabetes: Program ACTIVE. Groot, Mary de; Kushnick, Michael; Doyle, Todd; Merrill, Jennifer; McGlynn, Mark; Shubrook, Jay; Schwartz, Frank // Diabetes Spectrum;Winter2010, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p18 

    Depression affects one in four people with diabetes and significantly affects diabetes health. Earlier studies of the treatment of depression have documented that cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and exercise have each been found to be effective in treating depression in people with and...

  • Type 2 diabetes does not increase risk of depression. Brown, Lauren C.; Majumdar, Sumit R.; Newman, Stephen C.; Johnson, Jeffrey A. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/4/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 1, p42 

    Background: Although diabetes mellitus has a strong association with the presence of depression, it is unclear whether diabetes itself increases the risk of developing depression. The objective of our study was to evaluate whether people with diabetes have a greater incidence of depression than...

  • Low risk of depression in diabetes? Would that it were so. Wexler, Deborah J. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/4/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 1, p47 

    Comments on the findings of the research "Type 2 Diabetes Does Not Increase Risk of Depression," by L. C. Brown and colleagues. Exclusion of subjects prone to depression as well as patients with severe comorbidities; Risk of developing depression among patients with diabetes; Features of type 2...

  • MINERVA. Crosby, Niall; Thomas, Annu; Hero, Mark // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;10/2/2010, Vol. 341 Issue 7775, p738 

    The article presents summaries of medical studies published as of October 10, 2010. A study published in the "British Journal of Psychiatry," demonstrated that adults with a parental history of depression and anxiety have an increased levels of cortisol on awakening than those without such a...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics