Improving the detection and management of depression in primary care

S. M. Gilbody, P. M. Whitty, Ruth Elizabeth Thomas

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Abstract

The effectiveness of screening and organisational strategies to improve the recognition and management of depression in primary care published in a recent issue of Effective Health Care is reviewed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)149-155
Number of pages6
JournalQuality & safety in health care
Volume12
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003

Keywords

  • RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL
  • DISSEMINATING QUALITY IMPROVEMENT
  • GENERAL-PRACTICE
  • PHYSICIAN EDUCATION
  • OLDER-PEOPLE
  • COLLABORATIVE MANAGEMENT
  • PSYCHIATRIC-ILLNESS
  • BRIEF INTERVENTION
  • COST-EFFECTIVENESS
  • MAJOR DEPRESSION

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