TITLE

Measures of Depressive Mood at Monthly Intervals

AUTHOR(S)
Crawford Little, J.
PUB. DATE
August 1972
SOURCE
British Journal of Psychiatry;Aug72, Vol. 121 Issue 561, p218
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the article "Measures of Depressive Mood at Monthly Intervals," by J. Crawford Little and Neil I. Mcphail is presented. It talks about the clinical trail on the prevention of recurrent depressive disorders. The study was conducted using the patients and two psychiatrists which independently assessed the severity of depression using a visual analogue scale test.
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24735448

 

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