To be eligible to complete the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS), you must be 18 years or older and be able to understand and complete the questionnaire independently.
I feel tense or 'wound up'
I still enjoy the things I used to enjoy
I get a sort of frightened feeling as if something awful is about to happen
I can laugh and see the funny side of things
Worrying thoughts go through my mind
I feel cheerful
I can sit at ease and feel relaxed
I feel as if I am slowed down
I get a sort of frightened feeling like 'butterflies' in the stomach
I have lost interest in my appearance
I feel restless as I have to be on the move
I look forward with enjoyment to things
I get sudden feelings of panic
I can enjoy a good book or radio or TV program