The Course of Illness After Initial Diagnosis of Major Depression

Shelton, Richard C.
April 2016
JAMA Psychiatry;Apr2016, Vol. 73 Issue 4, p321
Academic Journal
The authors reflect on the course of illness for people having treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD). The author state the trajectory patterns, recovery and relapse of illness within subgroups of MDD patients at mental health specialty services. An overview on the outcomes of interest with psychiatric hospital in Denmark for MDD patients, is also emphasized.


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