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Prevalence, associations, and adequacy of treatment of major depression in patients with cancer: a cross-sectional analysis of routinely collected clinical data

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Background: Major depression is an important complication of cancer. However, reliable data are lacking for the prevalence of depression in patients with cancer in different primary sites, the association of depression with demographic and clinical variables within cancer groupings, and the proportion of depressed patients with cancer receiving potentially effective treatment for depression. We investigated these questions with data from a large representative clinical sample. Methods: We ana...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
LANCET PSYCHIATRY More from this journal
Volume:
1
Issue:
5
Pages:
343-350
Publication date:
2014-10-01
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EISSN:
2215-0366
ISSN:
2215-0374
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:491056
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uuid:f3cda5a6-3b32-4171-aa68-987e358a212d
Local pid:
pubs:491056
Source identifiers:
491056
Deposit date:
2014-12-04

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