GPs criticised for prescribing unnecessary antidepressants

Kelly, Brian
September 2003
Pulse;9/1/2003, Vol. 63 Issue 35, p7
Reports on the prevalence of unnecessary prescription of antidepressants by physicians to mildly depressed patients in Great Britain. Preference of patients to counseling or cognitive behavioral therapy; Recommendation of adopting a watchful waiting approach by physicians; Reaction of physicians to the claim.


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