TITLE

GPs criticised for prescribing unnecessary antidepressants

AUTHOR(S)
Kelly, Brian
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Pulse;9/1/2003, Vol. 63 Issue 35, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
10843671

 

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