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Geriatric depression scale (Koenig)
Depression in geriatric ED patients
Score: 0
Normal
Assessment
0-3Normal
4-11100% sensitive and
85% specific for depression
 
Do you often get bored?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Do you often get restless or fidgety?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Do you feel in good spirits?
Yes 0 points
No 1 points
 
Do you feel you have more problems with memory than most people?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Can you concentrate easily when reading the papers?
Yes 0 points
No 1 points
 
Do you prefer to avoid social gatherings?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Do you often feel downhearted and blue?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Do you feel happy most of the time?
Yes 0 points
No 1 points
 
Do you often feel helpless?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Do you feel worthless and ashamed about yourself?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
 
Do you often wish you were dead?
Yes 1 points
No 0 points
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