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Title :
A brief measure for assessing generalized anxiety disorder: the GAD-7.

Background :
Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is one of the most common mental disorders; however, there is no brief clinical measure for assessing GAD. The objective of this study was to develop a brief self-report scale to identify probable cases of GAD and evaluate its reliability and validity.

Journal [Year] :
Archives of internal medicine [2006]

Full citation :
Spitzer RL, Kroenke K, Williams JB, Löwe B. A brief measure for assessing
generalized anxiety disorder: the GAD-7. Arch Intern Med. 2006 May
22;166(10):1092-7. PubMed PMID: 16717171.


PubMed URL & Link :
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16717171

Online Calculator :
http://www.pmidcalc.org/16717171


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