Resources for the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment based
Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly

GDS-15

Geriatric Depression Scale - 15 questions

Purpose : This is the original full length GDS for evaluating the clinical severity of depression.


Admin time :  20 min


User Friendly :  High


Administered by : Healthcare provider

 

Content : 30 questions pertaining to depression

 

Author :  Yesavage JA, 1983

GDS-15

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This Tool is used in Depression

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Depression is one of 4 sub-domains of the  

Psychological Assessment

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The Psychological Assessment is one of 8 domains of the

Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA)

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