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Table 7 Results of Hopkins Scale Checklist-25 (HCL-25)

From: A needs assessment of people living with diabetes and diabetic retinopathy

  Hopkins Scale Checklist-25 (n = 26) item cut off = 1.75  
  Anxiety (10) mean = 2.0 SD = 0.3 range 1.5–2.3  
1. Suddenly scared for no reason 2.3
2. Feeling fearful 2.3
3. Faintness, dizziness, or weakness 1.7
4. Nervousness or shakiness inside 1.7
5. Heart pounding or racing 1.7
6. Trembling 2.0
7. Feeling tense or keyed up 1.8
8. Headaches 1.5
9. Spells of terror or panic 2.1
10. Feeling restless, can’t sit still 2.3
  Depression (15) mean = 2.1 SD = 0.5 Range 1.5–3.0  
11. Feeling low in energy, slowed down 1.5
12. Blaming yourself for things 1.8
13. Crying easily 2.3
14. Loss of sexual interest or pleasure 1.6
15. Poor appetite 2.1
16. Difficulty falling asleep, staying asleep 1.5
17. Feeling hopeless about the future 2.7
18. Feeling blue 2.2
19. Feeling lonely 2.4
20. Thoughts of ending your life 2.8
21. Feeling of being trapped or caught 2.2
22. Worrying too much about things 1.9
23. Feeling no interest in things 2.1
24. Feeling everything is an effort 1.7
25. Feelings of worthlessness 3.0