TITLE

Current Depression Among Adults -- United States, 2006 and 2008

AUTHOR(S)
Gonzalez, O.; Berry, J. T.; McKnight-Eily, L. R.; Strine, T.; Edwards, V. J.; Lu, H.; Croft, J. B.
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;10/1/2010, Vol. 59 Issue 38, p1229
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the prevalence of current depression among adults in the U.S. in 2006 and 2008. It defines current depression based on the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The percentage of adults who met the criteria for current depression and major depression is presented.
ACCESSION #
54739129

 

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