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Depressive Disorders: WPA Series Evidence and Experience in Psychiatry
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Depressive Disorders: WPA Series Evidence and Experience in Psychiatry

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 3rd
Authors/Editor: Herrman, Helen; Maj, Mario; Sartorius, Norman
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 978-0-470-98720-9
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This edition of the first title in the acclaimed Evidence & Experience series from the World Psychiatric Association has been fully revised and features a new section on depression in primary care – the main channel for the management of these disorders in countries around the world

Depressive disorders have profound social and economic consequences, owing to the suffering and disability they cause. They often occur together with somatic illness which worsens the prognosis of both. Prevention, detection and optimal treatment of these disorders are therefore of great clinical and economic importance.

The format of this latest edition remains a systematic review of each topic, evaluating published evidence, complemented by up to six commentaries in which experts provide valuable insight gained from clinical experience.
This book will be informative and stimulating reading for everyone working with people with depressive disorders in all countries and settings: psychiatrists, psychologists, primary care physicians and other mental healthcare professionals

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Herrman, Helen; Maj, Mario; Sartorius, Norman
  • ISBN: 978-0-470-98720-9
  • Specialty:
    Psychiatry
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 3rd
  • Pages: 358
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2009

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