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J Psychiatr Res. 1993 Jul-Sep;27(3):247-52.

Telephone assessment of depression severity.

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  • 1Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, WA 98101-1404.

Abstract

This report describes the adaptation of three common measures of depression severity, the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale, the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-III-R, and selected items of the Symptom Checklist-90 for follow-up assessment by telephone. In a sample of 30 patients beginning antidepressant treatment, telephone and in-person assessment of current symptom severity produced nearly identical results for all three instruments.

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