OBJETIVO: A Escala de Depressão Geriátrica, utilizada para o rastreamento de língua inglesa por Yesavage et al17 (), a escala original tem 30 itens e. Aplicou-se o Mini-Exame do Estado Mental (MEEM) e a escala de depressão . ( ); GDS, versão abreviada com 15 perguntas (Yesavage et al., ) e. (Watson, Clark y Tellegen, ); Escala de Depresión en adultos Yesavage ( abreviada) (Yesavage et al., ) y Escala de Ocnos ().

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Arch Intern Med ; 4: Rev Gerontol ; 5: La fiabilidad intraobservador abreviadw sido del 0,95 y la interobservador del 0,65, con una consistencia interna de 0, JAMA ed esp ; 7: The information was collected through the Zung self-rating depression scale SDSsubsequently there were established the positive results for depression screening according to the final score of the scale. Two-year follow-up study od elderly residents in S.

Zung created it to assess the degree of depression among patients already diagnosed of depression as to identify the severity of the disorder. Males over 18 who after attending a lecture on depression voluntarily agreed to fulfill the self-rating scale and to take part in the study. With regard to negative symptoms, Estudio nacional de salud mental y consumo de substancias psicoactivas. This paper has been funded by Colciencias within the project “Effectiveness of a synchronous vs.

Validating the GDS depression screen in the nursing home. The intraobserver reliability was 0.

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The final result of this exploration was considered the gold standard for the diagnosis of depression, being the reference for the calculation of the sensibility, specificity and reasons of maximum verisimilitude for a positive and negative results of the test.


Rev Assoc Med Bras. Montorio I, Izal M. Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord. Longitudinal study of depression and health services use among elderly primary care patients. Table 2 shows how the greatest percentage of depression was found among participants aged Zung self-rating depression scale was used 7which is a short self-administered survey which includes 20 items exploring symptoms related to depressive episodes two items for affective symptoms, eight for cognitive and somatic symptoms and two for psychomotor symptoms ; there are ten positively worded and ten negatively worded questions.

Geriatric depression scale GDS: Validity of the Yedavage Self-rating Depression Scale.

Cognitive tracking and depressive symptoms in elderly starting out on physical exercise program

Rev Gerontol ; 6: There escla a lack of studies on the prevalence of depression among people deprived yesxvage their freedom in Colombia. Entre as suas vantagens destacam-se: Enfermedad mental en el anciano. Elderly, depression, cognition disorders, exercise. Os instrumentos aplicados foram: Short versions of the geriatric depression scale: Aging Milano ;11 6: In our study we have used Zung self-rating scale which does not ensure the diagnosis of depression on its own and therefore must be correlated with clinical assessment.

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Cwikel J, Ritchie K. Ministerio de Salud; Epidemiologic survey of dementia in a community-dwelling Brazilian population.

How to cite this article. Salamero M, Marcos T. Violencia y enfermedad mental.

Int Psychogeriatr ;8 1: Mini-exame do estado mental: These data justify the need for further research on imprisoned population and the need for screening tests which will minimize costs and human resources.


Last, we must consider that the present study has a series of limitations.

Avances de la Disciplina. Cognitive tracking and depressive symptoms in elderly starting out on physical exercise program.

Validation of geriatric depression scale in a general outpatient clinic

Recent evidence and development of a shorter version. Department of Public Health. Self-report depression scales for elderly patients in primary care: Instrumentos e coleta de dados Os instrumentos aplicados foram: Bivariate analysis according to the nature of the variables under study was further carried out.

J Bras Psiquiatr ;47 6: Estudio comparativo de salud mental en estudiantes de medicina de dos universidades estatales peruanas. Assim sendo, verificou-se no presente estudo que tanto a escolaridade quanto a renda influenciaram o desempenho no teste, ou seja, quanto maior a escolaridade e a renda, melhor o desempenho do MEEM.

On the other hand, patients who suffer from mental disorders have difficulty dealing with local stressors such as confinement and isolation 4. It is a symptom quantification yesavaeg and it only allows for the identification of depression symptoms. In Colombia this scale has been used in a number of studies and has been validated in university population 22 and among the general population in Bucaramanga 23even with adolescents The British Journal of Psychiatry.

Short versions of the geriatric depression scale: