GDS recommended for depression screening in PD


The Methods of Optimal Depression Detection in Parkinson’s Disease (MOOD-PD) study has reviewed patient self-report scales, concluding that the 30-item Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) is the most efficient tool to screen for clinical depression in PD patients (Williams et al. Neurology 2012;78:998-1006).

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