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Adaptation and latent structure of the Swahili version of Beck Depression Inventory-II in a low literacy population in the context of HIV

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Abstract Objective We set out to adapt the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI)-II in Kenya and examine its factorial structure. Methods In the first phase we carried out in-depth interviews involving 29 adult members of the community to elicit their understanding of depression and identify aspects of the BDI-II that required adaptation. In the second phase, a modified version of BDI-II was administered to 221 adults randomly selected from the community to allow for the evaluation of its psychome...

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10.1371/journal.pone.0151030

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Abubakar, A More by this author
Kabunda, B More by this author
Hassan, AS More by this author
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Utrecht University, Utrecht, the Netherlands.
Journal:
PloS one
Issue:
6
Publication date:
2016-06-03
Acceptance date:
2016-02-23
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1932-6203
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pubs:625699
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uri:f884dfb7-22de-4270-8cb2-f0998ddc81a6
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uuid:f884dfb7-22de-4270-8cb2-f0998ddc81a6
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pubs:625699

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