Do general practitioners and psychiatrists agree about defining cure from depression? The DEsCRIBEâ„¢ survey

January 2011
BMC Psychiatry;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p169
Academic Journal
The article presents a research which examines the attitudes of general practitioners (GPs) and psychiatrists on defining the treatment for depression in Belgium. It is reported that, the researchers used a 51-item questionnaire to conduct the research. According to the research, although the GPs and the psychiatrists have strong agreement on the criteria that are important in defining cure from depression, they differ strongly in their attitudes towards depression.


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