Beck's scale

Related to Beck's scale: Beck's depression inventory
1.A hydrometer scale on which the zero point corresponds to sp. gr. 1.00, and the 30°-point to sp. gr. 0.85. From these points the scale is extended both ways, all the degrees being of equal length.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Thoughts about suicide with a wish to die without suicidal attempt were considered under the label of suicidal ideation and they were assessed by using Beck's scale for suicide ideation.
The study included about 1,000 middle and high school female students across Jeddah, who filled out questionnaires that aimed to detect the level of depression among the girls using the global "Depression Beck's Scale."
This study also showed 1.6% as having high risk suicide intent on Beck's Scale.