Depression Research and Treatment / 2014 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Rapid Screening of Psychological Well-Being of Patients with Chronic Illness: Reliability and Validity Test on WHO-5 and PHQ-9 Scales

Table 3

Expert validity of scale on patients’ health status (PHQ-9).

ResultsContent appropriatenessCVI average score

(1) Little interest or pleasure in doing things190.76
(2) Feeling down, depressed, or hopeless190.76
(3) Trouble falling/staying asleep, sleeping too much.200.80
(4) Feeling tired or having little energy200.80
(5) Poor appetite or overeating190.76
(6) Feeling bad about yourself—or that you are a failure or have let yourself or your family down180.72
(7) Trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching television200.80
(8) Moving or speaking so slowly that other people could have noticed? Or the opposite—being so fidgety or restless that you have been moving around a lot more than usual150.60
(9) Thoughts that you would be better off dead or of hurting yourself in some way170.68

Total average0.74