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The Montgomery Asberg Depression Rating Scale (MADRS) is used by clinicians to assess the severity of depression among patients with a diagnosis of depression. It is designed to be sensitive to change resulting from antidepressant therapy.
Williams, J. B. W. ; Kobak, K. A. (2008). "Development and reliability of a structured interview guide for the Montgomery-Asberg Depression Rating Scale (SIGMA)". The British Journal of Psychiatry 192 (1): 52–58. doi:10. 1192/bjp. bp. 106.
? Montgomery SA, Asberg M, A new depression scale designed to be sensitive to change. British Journal of Psychiatry. Avril 1979. 134(4), 382-89. pmid=444788. doi=10.