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The Beck Depression Inventory (TBDI)

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Literature available on Psychiatric Assessment Instruments translated in non-English languages:

TBDI Section 1. Arabic

  • Abdallah T. Reliability and validity of Palestinian Student Alienation Scale. Adolescence 1997;32(126):367-37

  • Abdel-Khalek AM. Internal consistency of an Arabic Adaptation of the Beck Depression Inventory in four Arab countries. Psychol Rep 1998 Feb;82(1):264-266

  • Abou Nazel MW, et al. A study of depression among Alexandria preparatory school adolescents. J Egypt Public Health Assoc 1991;66(5-6):649-674

  • Rader KK, Adler L, Schwibbe MH, Sultan AS. [Validity of the Beck Depression Inventory for cross-cultural comparisons. A study of German and Egyptian patients]. Nervenarzt 1991 Nov;62(11):697-703

  • Rader KK, Krampen G, Sultan AS. [Locus of control of depressive patients in a cross-cultural comparison]. Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 1990 Jun;58(6):207-214

  • West J. An Arabic validation of a depression inventory. Int J Soc Psychiatry 1985;31(4):282-289

TBDI Section 2. Cambodian

  • Savin D, Sack WH, Clarke GN, Meas N, Richart I. The Khmer Adolescent Project: III. A study of trauma from Thailand's Site II refugee camp. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 1996 Mar;35(3):384-391

TBDI Section 3. Chinese

  • Shek DT. What does the Chinese version of the Beck Depression Inventory measure in Chinese students-general psychopathology or depression? J Clin Psychol 1991 May;47(3):381-390

  • Zheng YP, Wei LA, Goa LG, Zhang GC, Wong CG. Applicability of the Chinese Beck Depression Inventory. Compr Psychiatry 1988 Sep-Oct;29(5):484-9

  • Zheng YP, Xu LY, Shen QJ. Styles of verbal expression of emotional and physical experiences: a study of depressed patients and normal controls in China. Cult Med Psychiatry 1986 Sep;10(3):231-243

TBDI Section 4. Dutch

  • Emanuels-Zuurveen ES, Brouwer WH, Lakke JP, Bouhuys AL. [Physical symptoms of Parkinson's disease and the score on Beck's Depression Inventory]. Tijdschr Gerontol Geriatr 1991 Aug;22(4):134-138

  • Kok RM, Heeren TJ, Drenth EC, Janzing JG, de Wildt AG. [Psychiatric disorders in elderly patients admitted in a general hospital]. Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 1992 Sep 26;136(39):1913-1917

  • Kok RM. [Self-evaluation scales for depression in the elderly]. Tijdschr Gerontol Geriatr 1994 Aug;25(4):150-156

TBDI Section 5. French

  • Bonin-Guillaume S, Clement JP, Chassain AP, Leger JM. [Psychometric evaluation of depression in the elderly subject: which instruments ? What are the future perspectives]? Encephale 1995 Jan;21(1):25-34

  • Boureau F, Luu M, Doubrere JF. Study of experimental pain measures and nociceptive reflex in chronic pain patients and normal subjects. Pain 1991 Feb;44(2):131-138

  • Cathebras P, Mosnier C, Levy M, Bouchou K, Rousset H. [Screening for depression in patients with medical hospitalization. Comparison of two self-evaluation scales and clinical assessment with a structured questionnaire]. Encephale 1994 May;20(3):311-3

  • Collet L, Cottraux J. [The shortened Beck depression inventory (13 items). Study of the concurrent validity with the Hamilton scale and Widlocher's retardation scale]. Encephale 1986 Mar;12(2):77-79

  • Freeston MH, et al. [The Beck Anxiety Inventory. Psychometric properties of a French translation]. Encephale. 1994 Jan; 20(1): 47-55.

  • Loas G, Borgne JY, Delahousse J. [Affective dependency and primary alcoholism]. Schweiz Arch Neurol Psychiatr 1994;145(4):35-38

  • Loas G, Noisette C, Legrand A, Boyer P, Delahousse J. [Clinical characteristics of chronic schizophrenic patients presenting with severe anhedonia]. Encephale 1996 Sep;22(5):351-358

  • Romo-Jimenez ML, Bichindaritz I, Samuel-Lajeunesse B. [Measuring the development of eating disorders in a group of patients with the Eating Disorders Inventory]. Ann Med Psychol (Paris) 1995 Jun;153(6):402-408

TBDI Section 6. German

  • Ahrens S, Lamparter U. [Object related function of pain and depression]. Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 1989 Jun;39(6):219-222

  • Erb C, Horn A, Gunthner A, Saal JG, Thiel HJ. [Psychosomatic aspects of patients with primary keratoconjunctivitis sicca]. Klin Monatsbl Augenheilkd 1996 Feb;208(2):96-99

  • Hautzinger M. [The Beck Depression Inventory in clinical practice]. Nervenarzt 1991 Nov;62(11):689-696

  • Rader KK, Adler L, Schwibbe MH, Sultan AS. [Validity of the Beck Depression Inventory for cross-cultural comparisons. A study of German and Egyptian patients]. Nervenarzt 1991 Nov;62(11):697-703.

  • Rader KK, Krampen G, Sultan AS. [Locus of control of depressive patients in a cross-cultural comparison]. Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 1990 Jun;58(6):207-214

  • Richter P, Scheurer H, Krober HL. [Measuring depression of prisoners]. Z Klin Psychol Psychopathol Psychother 1991;39(4):382-388

TBDI Section 7. Italian

  • Ancona M, et al.[The Beck Depression Inventory in psychosomatic research]. Minerva Psichiatr. 1985 Jan; 26(1): 41-45

  • Bellini M, et al. [Diagnosis of major depression in HIV-infected patients]. Minerva Psichiatr 1994 Sep;35(3):129-138

  • Carpiniello B, Baita A, Pariante CM, Orru W, Ruvinetti AS, Rudas N. [The family burden in chronic diseases. The study of validity and reproducibility of the questionnaire on the impact of the chronic disease on the family]. Minerva Psichiatr 1995 Dec;36(4):171-17

  • Carpiniello B, Carta MG, Pariante CM, Rudas N, Reda MA. The Italian DAS as a screening instrument for depression in the elderly. Br J Clin Psychol 1995 Nov;34( Pt 4):577-579

  • Ruggeri A, Taruschio G, Loricchio ML, Samory G, Borghi A, Bugiardini R. [The correlation between the clinical characteristics and psychological status in syndrome X patients]. Cardiologia 1996 Jun;41(6):551-557

TBDI Section 8. Japanese

  • Murase S, Kitabatake M, Yamauchi T, Mathe AA. Seasonal mood variation among Japanese residents of Stockholm. Acta Psychiatr Scand 1995 Jul;92(1):51-55

TBDI Section 9. Korean

  • Sung H, Lubin B, Yi J. Reliability and validity of the Korean Youth Depression Adjective Check List (Y-DACL). Adolescence 1992;27(107):527-533

TBDI Section 10. Persian

  • Hojat M, et al. Psychometric properties of a Persian version of the short form of the Beck Depression Inventory for Iranian college students. Psychol Rep. 1986 Aug; 59(1): 331-338

TBDI Section 11. Polish

  • Ciesielski M, Michalek E, Szlapo E, Scislowicz K. [Personality types and emotional disturbances in women with a pathological course of pregnancy]. Wiad Lek 1994 Jan;47(1-2):25-30

  • Karakula H, Grzywa A, Spila B, Baszak J, Gieroba A, Kosikowski W, Jedrych M. [Use of Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in psychosomatic disorders]. Psychiatr Pol 1996 Jul;30(4):653-667

TBDI Section 12. Portuguese

  • Gorenstein C, et al. Validation of a Portuguese version of the Beck Depression Inventory and the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory in Brazilian subjects. Braz J Med Biol Res . 1996 Apr; 29(4): 453-457

TBDI Section 13. Serbo-Croatian (Roman script)

  • Grubac P. [Beck's Depression Inventory (Kielholz modification) as a method for the early detection of depressive disease]. Med Arh. 1989; 43(2-3): 161-162.

TBDI Section 14. Spanish

  • Gonzalez GM, Costello CR, La Tourette TR, Joyce LK, Valenzuela M. Bilingual telephone-assisted computerized speech-recognition assessment: is a voice-activated computer program a culturally and linguistically appropriate tool for screening depression in English and Spanish? Cult Divers MentHealth 1997;3(2):93-111

  • Gonzalez Torrecillas JI, Mendlewicz J, Lobo A. [Analysis of intensity of post-stroke depression and its relationship with the cerebral lesion location]. Med Clin (Barc) 1997 Sep 6;109(7):241-244

  • Gonzalez-Torrecillas JL, Staner L, Mendlewicz J. [Cerebral blood flow and post-TIA depression]. Actas Luso Esp Neurol Psiquiatr Cienc Afines 1995 Mar;23(2):52-57

  • Lazaro L, Toro J, Canalda G, Castro J, Martinez E, Puig J. [Clinical, psychological and biological variables in a group of 108 adolescent patients with anorexia nervosa]. Med Clin (Barc) 1996 Jun 29;107(5):169-174

  • Ramos-Brieva JA [Predictive validity of the Beck Depression Inventory in Castillian]. Actas Luso Esp Neurol Psiquiatr Cienc Afines . 1986 Jan; 14(1): 47-50.

  • Suarez-Mendoza AA, et al. Measurement of depression in Mexican patients with rheumatoid arthritis: validity of the Beck Depression Inventory. Arthritis Care Res 1997 Jun;10(3):194-199

TBDI Section 15. Turkish

  • Bakir B, Yilmaz UR, Yavas I. Relating depressive symptoms to Machiavellianism in a Turkish sample. Psychol Rep 1996 Jun;78(3 Pt 1):1011-1014

  • Kabakci EB, Eker D. Depression among alcoholics in a Turkish sample. J Subst Abuse Treat 1990;7(4):261-264

  • Sahin NH, Sahin N. Reliability and validity of the Turkish version of the Automatic Thoughts Questionnaire. J Clin Psychol 1992 May;48(3):334-340

TBDI Section 16. Xhosa

  • Drennan G, Levett A, Swartz L. Hidden dimensions of power and resistance in the translation process: a south African study. Cult Med Psychiatry 1991 Sep;15(3):361-381

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