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Related to Geriatric Depression Scale: Beck Depression Inventory, Cornell Scale for Depression in Dementia, geriatric psychiatry

Scale

Payment of different rates of interest on CDs of varying maturities. A bank is said to "post a scale." Commercial paper dealers also post scales.

Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.

scale

The schedule of yields (or prices) at which a serial bond issue is offered to the public by the underwriter. The schedule reflects yields at the various maturities being offered. Also called offering scale. See also inverted scale, preliminary scale.

scale

The relationship between measurements on a plan or map and the dimensions of the physical object represented.One inch might represent 10 feet or 10 miles.Topographic maps contain two scales,one for distance and one for change in elevation.

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Nobody could be classified as major depressed according to the categories of the Geriatric Depression Scale.
A new version of the Geriatric Depression Scale for nursing and residential home populations: The Geriatric Depression Scale (Residential) (GDS-12R).
08 * Defined as Geriatric Depression Scale score of >11 points on long form (Source: Yesavage JA, Brink TL, Rose TL, Lum O, Huang V, Adey M, Leirer VO.
Table 1: Descriptive Data for All Study Measures for Six Asian Elderly Populations Chinese Filipino (n = 105) (n = 52) Dependent variable Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) (%) Normal (0-10) (%) 54.
Compared with placebo, pramipexole was also associated with significantly greater improvements in Geriatric Depression Scale score (adjusted mean difference, 0.
She admitted readily to feeling depressed and scored 21 of 30 on the Geriatric Depression Scale.
Similarly, while depression scores were not related to age at all in the control group, age accounted for 19% of the variance on the Geriatric Depression Scale in the metabolic syndrome group.
The new study compared the effectiveness of the nine-item Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9), the Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS), Minimum Data Set version 2.
There are a variety of scales available and he uses the five-item version of the Short Geriatric Depression Scale since it can be performed quickly.
WASHINGTON--A nine-item questionnaire of self-reported symptoms was more reliable and efficient than the widely used Geriatric Depression Scale and the Minimum Data Set 2.
Depression and functional status were measured by the Geriatric Depression Scale, the Physical Activities of Daily Living scale, and the Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADL) scale.

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