Defeating depression in the developing world: a Zimbabwean model

Abas, Melanie; Broadhead, Jeremy C.; Mbape, Priscilla; Khumalo-Sakatukwa, Gertrude; Abas, M; Broadhead, J C; Mbape, P; Khumalo-Sakatukwa, G
March 1994
British Journal of Psychiatry;Mar94, Vol. 164, p293
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the methods of treating depression in the developing world using Zimbabwe as a case model. According to the article, several methods can be used to confront psychiatric disorders in developing countries including education, income expansion, primary health system improvement and a move away from tertiary specialization.


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