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By George Alexopoulos, Siegfried Kasper, Hans-Jürgen Möller, Carmen Moreno

This concise consultant presents psychiatrists (including trainees) and basic practitioners with a accomplished evaluate of the main clinically proper evaluate scales and instruments so as to support with and improve diagnostic results in depression.

Depression is among the most typical temper problems around the globe, with a life-time incidence throughout everyone of 8-10%. regardless of being fairly universal, melancholy continues to be critically underdiagnosed throughout all age teams and nationalities.

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