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Depressive illness.

Abstract:

WHO estimate that by the beginning of the next century major unipolar depression will be one of the most important causes of ill health overall. Whereas the cause of depression is still obscure, it is becoming clear that a number of diverse factors are likely to be implicated, both genetic and environmental. Effective treatment of depression similarly involves a variety of methods, from electro-convulsive therapy to inter-personal psychotherapy. The pathophysiology of depression is gradually ...

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Ebmeier, K More by this author
Shajahan, P More by this author
Journal:
Lancet
Volume:
354
Issue:
9187
Pages:
1369-1375
Publication date:
1999-10-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
URN:
uuid:52e9e05f-3c7f-42e5-83a5-d44e76d5ddd2
Source identifiers:
139160
Local pid:
pubs:139160

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