The factor structure of the PHQ-9 in palliative care

Joseph Chilcot, Lauren Rayner, William Lee, Annabel Price, Laura Goodwin, Barbara Monroe, Nigel Sykes, Penny Hansford, Matthew Hotopf

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The Primary Care Evaluation of Mental Disorders Patient Health Questionnaire (PRIME-MD PHQ-9) is a common screening tool designed to facilitate detection of depression according to DSM-IV criteria. However, the factor structure of the PHQ-9 within the palliative care population has not been evaluated.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)60-4
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Psychosomatic Research
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2013


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