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Prozac talks back

Abstract:
According to the most recent update of the Global Burden of Disease, the main cause of burden among mental health disorders worldwide is major depression (more than four times higher than schizophrenia), with an increase by 13·8% from 1990 to 2013. This is a global problem and there are good reasons to believe that the exceedingly high direct and indirect costs for depression are largely due to substantial deficits in treatment provision. Antidepressants are the mainstay of treatments in adults.
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/S2215-0366(16)30225-5

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Lancet Psychiatry Journal website
Volume:
3
Issue:
9
Pages:
818
Publication date:
2016-08-24
Acceptance date:
2016-07-21
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EISSN:
2215-0374
ISSN:
2215-0366
Source identifiers:
641594
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pubs:641594
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uuid:38b08637-7293-49e9-84fc-c19bc38165a0
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pubs:641594
Deposit date:
2016-09-06

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